Brookite meaning

bro͝okīt
A mineral form of titanium dioxide, TiO2 , having characteristic orthorhombic crystals and a red-brown to black color.
noun
0
0
The hard, orthorhombic form of titanium dioxide, TiO2, ranging in color from yellow or brown to black.
noun
0
0
(mineralogy) A dark brown mineral form of titanium dioxide, with the chemical formula TiO2.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of brookite

  • After Henry James Brooke (1771–1857), British mineralogist

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition