anomite

[ an-uh-mahyt ]
/ ˈæn əˌmaɪt /

noun Mineralogy.

a variety of mica, similar to biotite but differing in optical orientation.

Nearby words

  1. anomaly,
  2. anomer,
  3. anomia,
  4. anomic,
  5. anomie,
  6. anomy,
  7. anon,
  8. anon.,
  9. anonychia,
  10. anonym

Origin of anomite

< Greek ánom(os) lawless (a- a-6 + nóm(os) law + -os adj. suffix) + -ite1

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