variants or berzelite
plural -s
: a mineral (Mg,Mn)2(Ca,Na)3(AsO4)3 consisting of a bright yellow arsenate of calcium, magnesium, and manganese (specific gravity 4.03)

Word History


German berzeliit, from Baron J. J. Berzelius + German -it -ite

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“Berzeliite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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