billietite

noun

bil·​lie·​tite
ˈbil(ē)əˌtīt,
bəˈlēˌt-
plural -s
: a mineral consisting of a hydrous barium uranium oxide closely related to becquerelite

Word History

Etymology

French, from Valère Louis Billiet †1945 Belgian mineralogist

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“Billietite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/billietite. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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