Brown hematite


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Brown hematite (Min) the hydrous iron oxide, limonite, which has a brown streak. See Limonite.
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In literature:

Brown hematite, enclosing quartzose sand.
"Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia] [Volume 2 of 2]" by Phillip Parker King
Its hydrate is found native as brown hematite.
"A System of Instruction in the Practical Use of the Blowpipe" by Anonymous
It is a brown hematite and in some cases shows the structure of the bits of wood it has replaced.
"Cave Regions of the Ozarks and Black Hills" by Luella Agnes Owen
The substance used in producing the black ware is a clayey brown hematite, or ferruginous indurated clay, quite hard.
"Illustrated Catalogue Of The Collections Obtained From The Indians Of New Mexico And Arizona In 1879" by James Stevenson
Obtain specimens of the following iron ores: Hematite, brown hematite, magnetite, carbonate, and pyrites.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
In addition, iron ores (almost all brown hematite) occur abundantly, and all material for making steel of excellent quality.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 6" by Various
Brown hematite, polished, edge slightly broken, very rare.
"American Antiquities" by Wm. B. Norman
Cone of the spruce fir, fossilized by brown hematite.
"In the Arctic Seas" by Francis Leopold McClintock
Red hematite is found in Cebu, brown hematite in Paracale and other parts of Camarines Norte, and both red and brown in Capiz.
"The Inhabitants of the Philippines" by Frederic H. Sawyer