beyerite

noun bey·er·ite \ˈbī-ə-ˌrīt\

Definition of beyerite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2 consisting of a rare calcium bismuth oxide and carbonate occurring in yellow crystals

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Origin and Etymology of beyerite

Adolph Beyer †1805 German mining engineer and mineralogist + English -ite


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