manganesian
adjective see manganese

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Manganesian — Man ga*ne sian, a. [Cf. F. mangan[ e]sien.] (Chem.) Manganic. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • manganesian — See manganese. * * * …   Universalium

  • manganesian — man·ga·ne·sian …   English syllables

  • manganesian — ˌmaŋgəˈnēzhən, zēən adjective : of, relating to, or containing manganese …   Useful english dictionary

  • Piedmontite — Pied mont*ite, n. (Min.) A manganesian kind of epidote, from Piedmont. See {Epidote}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spessartite — Spes sart*ite, n.[From Spessart, in Germany.] (Min.) A manganesian variety of garnet. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • manganese — noun Etymology: French manganèse, from Italian manganese manganese dioxide Date: 1783 a grayish white usually hard and brittle metallic element that resembles iron but is not magnetic and is used especially in alloys, batteries, and plant… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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