Definition of moganite in English:

moganite

noun

Mineralogy
  • A microcrystalline form of monoclinic silica.

Origin

1980s. From German Moganit from the name of the Mogan formation on Gran Canaria, where this form of silica was first found + -it.

Pronunciation

moganite

/ˈmɒɡənʌɪt/