Definition of bustamite in English:

bustamite

noun

Mineralogy
  • A manganese-containing mineral, typically occurring as pink to reddish-brown prisms.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in American Journal of Science. From French bustamite from bustam- + -ite -ite.

Pronunciation

bustamite

/ˈbʌstəmʌɪt/