Chromite Photos     
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Chromite
last edited:  12/16/15    number of photos:  3
Chromite is (Mg,Fe)Cr2O4

Mineral information on chromite
Chromite is named after its primary ingredient, chromium,
but chromium comes from the Greek word, chromos, meaning color
in reference to the many bright-colored chromium compounds.

photos
chromite:  1  2  3

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