Romeite
Romeine Ro"me*ine, Romeite Ro"me*ite, n. [F. rom['e]ine. So calledafter the French mineralogist Rom['e] L'Isle.] (Min.) A mineral of a hyacinth or honey-yellow color, occuring in square octahedrons. It is an antimonate of calcium. [1913 Webster]

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