MgFeSiO4


MgFeSiO4
Olivine Ol"i*vine, n. [Cf. F. olivine.] (Min.) A common name of the yellowish green mineral chrysolite, esp. the variety found in eruptive rocks. It is a silicate of magnesium and iron ({(Mg,Fe)SiO4}). [1913 Webster +PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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