piedmontite definition

  • noun:
    • A manganic variety of epidote.
    • A manganesian sorts of epidote, from Piedmont. See epidote.
    • A mineral closely relevant in kind and structure to epidote, but containing manganese, therefore occasionally called manganepidote. Its of a reddish-brown shade, and is found at St. Marcel in Piedmont.

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