Yenite
Yenite Ye"nite, n. [After Jena, in Germany.] (Min.) A silicate of iron and lime occurring in black prismatic crystals; -- also called {ilvaite}. [Spelt also {jenite}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • yénite — (i é ni t ) s. f. Pierre dure, d un brun foncé, qui se change en verre noir à la chaleur du chalumeau, et fait feu sous le briquet ; on la tire de la Corse, DE LABORDE, Émaux, p. 547 …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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  • ilvaite — Yenite Ye nite, n. [After Jena, in Germany.] (Min.) A silicate of iron and lime occurring in black prismatic crystals; also called {ilvaite}. [Spelt also {jenite}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jenite — Yenite Ye nite, n. [After Jena, in Germany.] (Min.) A silicate of iron and lime occurring in black prismatic crystals; also called {ilvaite}. [Spelt also {jenite}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jenite — Je nite, n. (Min.) See {Yenite}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ilvaite — is a sorosilicate of iron and calcium with formula: CaFe2+2Fe3+Si2O7O(OH). Both manganese and magnesium substitute in the structure. Ilvaite crystallizes in the orthorhombic system in black prismatic crystals and columnar masses. It is black to… …   Wikipedia

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  • jenite — variant of yenite Min …   Useful english dictionary

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