ammonioborite

noun

am·​mo·​ni·​o·​bo·​rite
əˌmōnē(ˌ)ō-
plural -s
: a mineral consisting of hydrous ammonium borite (NH4)2B10O16·5H2O found at Larderello, Italy

Word History

Etymology

ammoni- + borite

First Known Use

1931, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ammonioborite was in 1931

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“Ammonioborite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ammonioborite. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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