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gothite


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gothite  \G["o]"thite\,  or  Goethite  \Goe"thite\,  n.  [After  the 
  poet  G["o]the.]  (Min.) 
  A  hydrous  oxide  of  iron,  occurring  in  prismatic  crystals, 
  also  massive,  with  a  fibrous,  reniform,  or  stalactitic 
  structure.  The  color  varies  from  yellowish  to  blackish  brown. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gothite 
  n  :  a  red  or  yellow  or  brown  mineral;  an  oxide  of  iron  that  is  a 
  common  constituent  of  rust  [syn:  {goethite}] 




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