burkeite

noun
burke·​ite | \ ˈbərˌkīt \
plural -s

Definition of burkeite

: a mineral Na6(CO3)(SO4)2 consisting of a carbonate-sulfate of sodium

History and Etymology for burkeite

William Edmund Burke, born 1880 American chemical engineer + English -ite

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“Burkeite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/burkeite. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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