Gymnite

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Gymnite jĭm"nīt (Min) A hydrous silicate of magnesia.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n gymnite A mineral consisting of a hydrous silicate of magnesium: same as deweylite.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. gymno`s naked. So called as coming from the Bare Hills, Maryland