Definition of cacoxenite
: a mineral Fe4(PO4)3(OH)3.12H2O consisting of a hydrous iron phosphate occurring in yellow or brownish radiated tufts
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Origin and Etymology of cacoxenite
German kakoxen cacoxenite (from kak- cac- + -xen -xene) + English -ite
First Known Use: 1836See Words from the same year
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