Cassiterite, a black mineral is a member of rutile group and an important ore of tin. It was named after the Greek word 'kassiteros' which means tin.
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Wollastonite is named after the English chemist and mineralogist, William Hyde Wollaston. Wollastonite is a very important mineral that is globally used in various industries.
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Oligoclase, a rock-forming mineral, is a member of the plagioclase feldspars. It has intermediate characteristics between albite and anorthite.
Akaganéite is a chlorine mineral/iron (III) oxide-hydroxide that is formed by the weathering pyrrhotite. Akaganeite is named after the Akagane mine in Iwate, Japan, where it was first discovered.
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