Menaccanite
Menaccanite Me*nac"can*ite, n. [From Menaccan, in Cornwall, where it was first found.] (Min.) An iron-black or steel-gray mineral, consisting chiefly of the oxides of iron and titanium. It is commonly massive, but occurs also in rhombohedral crystals. Called also {titanic iron ore}, and {ilmenite}. [1913 Webster]

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  • ilmenite — Menaccanite Me*nac can*ite, n. [From Menaccan, in Cornwall, where it was first found.] (Min.) An iron black or steel gray mineral, consisting chiefly of the oxides of iron and titanium. It is commonly massive, but occurs also in rhombohedral… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • titanic iron ore — Menaccanite Me*nac can*ite, n. [From Menaccan, in Cornwall, where it was first found.] (Min.) An iron black or steel gray mineral, consisting chiefly of the oxides of iron and titanium. It is commonly massive, but occurs also in rhombohedral… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Illy — Il ly, adv. [A word not fully approved, but sometimes used for the adverb ill.] [1913 Webster] Ilmenite Il men*ite, n. [So called from Ilmen, a branch of the Ural Mountains.] (Min.) Titanic iron. See {Menaccanite}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ilmenite — Illy Il ly, adv. [A word not fully approved, but sometimes used for the adverb ill.] [1913 Webster] Ilmenite Il men*ite, n. [So called from Ilmen, a branch of the Ural Mountains.] (Min.) Titanic iron. See {Menaccanite}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • metatitanic acid — titanic i*tan ic (t[ i]*t[a^]n [i^]k), a. [Cf. F. titanique.] (Chem.) Of or pertaining to titanium; derived from, or containing, titanium; specifically, designating those compounds of titanium in which it has a higher valence as contrasted with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • normal titanic acid — titanic i*tan ic (t[ i]*t[a^]n [i^]k), a. [Cf. F. titanique.] (Chem.) Of or pertaining to titanium; derived from, or containing, titanium; specifically, designating those compounds of titanium in which it has a higher valence as contrasted with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • polytitanic acid — titanic i*tan ic (t[ i]*t[a^]n [i^]k), a. [Cf. F. titanique.] (Chem.) Of or pertaining to titanium; derived from, or containing, titanium; specifically, designating those compounds of titanium in which it has a higher valence as contrasted with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • TiOH4 — titanic i*tan ic (t[ i]*t[a^]n [i^]k), a. [Cf. F. titanique.] (Chem.) Of or pertaining to titanium; derived from, or containing, titanium; specifically, designating those compounds of titanium in which it has a higher valence as contrasted with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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