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sagenite

[ saj-uh-nahyt ]
/ ˈsædʒ əˌnaɪt /
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noun
a variety of rutile occurring as needlelike crystals embedded in quartz.
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Origin of sagenite

1795–1805; <French sagénite<Greek sagḗn(ē) net (cf. seine) + French -ite-ite1
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