noun cad·wal·a·der·ite \kadˈwälədəˌrīt\

Definition of cadwaladerite



  1. :  a mineral Al(OH)2Cl.4H2O consisting of a hydrous basic aluminum chloride

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Origin and Etymology of cadwaladerite

Charles B.M. Cadwalader, born 1885 American mineralogist + English -ite

First Known Use: 1941

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