magnesioferrite


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magnesioferrite

[mag‚nē·zhō′fe‚rīt]
(mineralogy)
(Mg,Fe)Fe2O4 A black, strongly magnetic mineral of the magnetite series in the spinel group. Also known as magnoferrite.
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The iron oxide will go readily into solution in the magnesia lining forming magnesioferrite or magnesiowustite, depending upon the partial pressure of the available oxygen.