noun brandt·ite \ˈbrant‧ˌīt\

Definition of brandtite



  1. :  a mineral Ca2Mn(AsO4)2.2H2O consisting of a hydrous arsenate of calcium and manganese

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Origin and Etymology of brandtite

Swedish or German brandtit, from Georg Brandt †1768 Swedish chemist + Swedish or German -it -ite

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capable of being understood in two ways

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