buetschliite

noun buetsch·li·ite \ˈbu̇chlēˌīt\
variants: less commonly

bütschliite

Definition of buetschliite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral K6Ca2(CO3)5.6H2O consisting of hydrous carbonate of potassium and calcium

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Origin and Etymology of buetschliite

Otto Bütschli (Buetschli) †1920 German zoologist + English -ite


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