josephinite


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josephinite

(ˈdʒəʊzəfiːˌnaɪt)
n
(Geological Science) mineralogy a mineral alloy of nickel and iron
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3 The mineral josephinite, thought to have originated as much as 2,000 miles below the earth's surface, is found only around Josephine Creek - in which country?
(1974) Terrestrial nickel-iron from the Josephinite Peridotite; its geological occurrence, associations and origin.