Edenite

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Edenite (Min) A variety of amphibole. See Amphibole.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n edenite An aluminous variety of amphibole or hornblende, containing but little iron, of a palegreen or grayish color, occurring at Edenville in New York.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From Eden,ville, N. Y

Usage

In literature:

But New-Edenites were still rural in their ways, and never burned up the long summer twilight with bug-alluring street lights.
"The Reclaimers" by Margaret Hill McCarter
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