bandylite

noun ban·dy·lite \ˈban-dē-ˌlīt\

Definition of bandylite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Cu2B2O4Cl2.4H2O consisting of a rare hydrous borate and chloride found near Calama, Chile

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Origin and Etymology of bandylite

after Mark C. Bandy, 20th century mining engineer who collected it + English -lite


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