avogadrite

noun avo·ga·drite \ˌavəˈgäˌdrīt, ˌäv-\

Definition of avogadrite

plural

-s

  1. :  a potassium and cesium fluoborate (K, Cs)BF4 occurring in small crystals on Vesuvian lava

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Origin and Etymology of avogadrite

Italian avogadrite, from Count Amedeo Avogadro †1856 Italian chemist and physicist + Italian -ite


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