Ferromagnesian



[fer-oh-mag-nee-zhuh n, -shuh n] /ˌfɛr oʊ mægˈni ʒən, -ʃən/

adjective, Mineralogy.
1.
(of minerals and rocks) containing iron and magnesium.
/ˌfɛrəʊmæɡˈniːʒən/
adjective
1.
(of minerals such as biotite) containing a high proportion of iron and magnesium
ferromagnesian
(fěr’ō-māg-nē’zhən)
Containing iron and magnesium. Magnetite and hornblende are ferromagnesian minerals.

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