becquerelite

noun bec·que·rel·ite \be-ˈkre-ˌlīt, ˌbe-kə-ˈre-\

Definition of becquerelite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral UO2.2H2O consisting of uranium hydroxide and occurring in small yellow crystals and crusts on pitchblende from Shaba, Zaire

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Origin and Etymology of becquerelite

French becquerelite, from A. H. Becquerel + French -ite


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