Definition of manganhedenbergite in English:

manganhedenbergite

noun

Mineralogy
  • A variety of hedenbergite containing 6.5 per cent manganese oxide.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in James Dana (1813–1895), geologist, zoologist, and teacher. From Swedish manganhedenbergit from mangan + hedenbergit.

Pronunciation

manganhedenbergite

/ˌmaŋɡ(ə)nˈhɛd(ə)nbəːɡʌɪt/