Meaning of wodginite in English:

wodginite

noun

Mineralogy
  • A rare mineral consisting of an oxide of tantalum and other metals, typically occurring as brown or black grains or prismatic crystals.

Origin

1960s. From Wodgina, the name of a locality in Western Australia where the mineral is found + -ite.

Pronunciation

wodginite

/ˈwɒdʒɪnʌɪt/