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ferberite

[fur-buh-rahyt] /ˈfɜr bəˌraɪt/
noun
1.
a mineral, ferrous tungstate, FeWO 4 , in the wolframite group: a source of tungsten.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; named after R. Ferber, 19th-century German mineralogist; see -ite1
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