ankerite definition

  • noun:
    • A white, grey, or red iron-rich dolomitic or carbonate mineral, Ca(Fe,Mg,Mn)(CO3)2.
    • Any of a group of mixed carbonate nutrients, principally of calcium with metal, magnesium and manganese.
    • A mineral closely associated with dolomite, but containing metal.
    • A crystallized variety of dolomite containing much iron.

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