aloisiite

\\ˌaləˈwiˌshīt, -wis(h)ēˌīt\ noun (-s)
Etymology: Prince Luigi (Aloisius) Amedeo died 1933 duke of the Abruzzi + English -ite
: a mineral consisting of hydrous subsilicate of calcium, ferrous iron, magnesium, and sodium occurring in amorphous brown-to-violet masses

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  • aloisiite — noun A mineral made up of hydrous subsilicate of calcium, ferrous iron, magnesium, and sodium occurring in amorphous brown to violet masses …   Wiktionary

  • aloisiite — alo·isi·ite …   English syllables

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