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alabandite

[al-uh-ban-dahyt] /ˌæl əˈbæn daɪt/
noun
1.
a rare mineral, manganese sulfide, MnS, occurring in a massive form and having a cubical lattice structure.
Origin
see almandine, -ite1
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  • These minerals may have been formed by the oxidation of rhodochrosite and alabandite.

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