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euxenite


euxenite


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Euxenite  \Eux"e*nite\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  hospitable.  So  named  because  it 
  contains  a  number  of  rare  elements.]  (Min.) 
  A  brownish  black  mineral  with  a  metallic  luster,  found  in 
  Norway.  It  contains  niobium,  titanium,  yttrium,  and  uranium, 
  with  some  other  metals.