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antigorite

[an-tig-uh-rahyt] /ænˈtɪg əˌraɪt/
noun, Mineralogy
1.
a variety of serpentine occurring in a brownish-green lamellar form.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; named after Antigorio valley in N Italy where first found + -ite1
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