noun Da·vi·son·ite \ˈdāvəsəˌnīt\

Definition of Davisonite



  1. :  a mineral Ca3Al(PO4)2(OH)3.H2O(?) consisting of a hydrous basic phosphate of calcium and aluminum

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Origin and Etymology of davisonite

John M. Davison †1915 American chemist and mineralogist + English -ite

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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