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bowenite

[boh-uh-nahyt] /ˈboʊ əˌnaɪt/
noun, Mineralogy.
1.
a compact and dense variety of green serpentine resembling jade.
Origin of bowenite
1840-1850
1840-50; named after G. T. Bowen, 19th-century American geologist; see -ite1
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