bayleyite

noun bay·ley·ite \ ˈbā-lē-ˌīt \

Definition of bayleyite

plural -s
:a mineral Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3.18H2O consisting of a rare hydrous magnesium uranyl carbonate of yellow color found in Arizona

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Origin and Etymology of bayleyite

William S. Bayley †1943 American geologist + English -ite


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