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axinite

[ ak-suh-nahyt ]
/ ˈæk səˌnaɪt /
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noun

a mineral, complex calcium and aluminum borosilicate, usually occurring in thin brown crystals.

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Origin of axinite

1795–1805; <Greek axī́n(ē) ax + -ite1
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