Possible interrelations between elements such as Mg, Mn, Al, V (super 3+) and Ti substituting ferrous and ferric iron in magnetite are predicted from crystal chemical considerations. 20 magnetite analyses (9 from the Dublabera gabbro, Bihar, India, and 11 from the Skaergaard gabbro, E. Greenland) are synthesized to justify the conclusions.

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