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Sphene definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

SPHENE, n. A mineral composed of nearly equal parts of oxyd of titanium, silex and lime. Its colors are commonly grayish, yellowish, redish and blackish brown, and various shades of green. It is found amorphous and in crystals.

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: French sphène, from Greek sph?n wedge Date: 1815 a mineral that is a silicate of calcium and titanium and often contains other elements

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Sphene Sphene, n. [F. sph[`e]ne, fr. Gr. sfh`n a wedge.] (Min.) A mineral found usually in thin, wedge-shaped crystals of a yellow or green to black color. It is a silicate of titanium and calcium; titanite.



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