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Etymology

1. pyroxene

noun. ['paɪˈrɑːksiːn, ˈpaɪrɑːkˌsiːn'] any of a group of crystalline silicate mineral common in igneous and metamorphic rocks.

Synonyms

  • basalt
  • mineral

Etymology

  • pyroxène (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Pyroxene

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Example sentences of the word pyroxene


1. Noun, singular or mass
Trace amounts of pyroxene may also be found in peridotite.

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