ancylite

noun an·cy·lite \ˈansəˌlīt\

Definition of ancylite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Sr3Ce4(CO3)7(OH)·3H2O consisting of hydrous basic carbonate of strontium and cerium

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Origin and Etymology of ancylite

probably from Danish ankylit, from ankyl- + -it -ite


First Known Use: circa 1900


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