octahedrite

[ ok-tuh-hee-drahyt ]
/ ˌɒk təˈhi draɪt /

noun Mineralogy.

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Origin of octahedrite

1795–1805; < Late Latin octahedr(os) eight-sided < Greek oktáedron (see octahedron) + -ite1
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British Dictionary definitions for octahedrite

octahedrite
/ (ˌɒktəˈhiːdraɪt) /

noun

another name for anatase
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