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  1. warwickite(Noun)

    An iron magnesium titanium borate mineral occurring as brown to black prismatic orthorhombic crystals.

  2. Origin: from Warwick, Orange County, New York, USA.

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  1. Warwickite(noun)

    a dark brown or black mineral, occurring in prismatic crystals imbedded in limestone near Warwick, New York. It consists of the borate and titanate of magnesia and iron

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  1. Warwickite

    Warwickite is an iron magnesium titanium borate mineral with formula: (MgFe)3Ti(O, BO3)2 or MgO. It occurs as brown to black prismatic orthorhombic crystals which are vitreous and transparent. It has a Mohs hardness of 3 to 4 and a specific gravity of 3.36.

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