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romanite

[roh-muh-nahyt] /ˈroʊ məˌnaɪt/
noun
1.
a fossil resin similar to amber, used for jewelry.
Also called Romanian amber.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; named after Romania; see -ite1
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