calcioferrite

noun
cal·​cio·​fer·​rite | \ ¦kalsē(ˌ)ōˈfeˌrīt \
plural -s

Definition of calcioferrite

: a mineral consisting of a hydrous calcium iron phosphate occurring in yellow to green nodular masses

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History and Etymology for calcioferrite

International Scientific Vocabulary calcio- + Latin ferrum iron + International Scientific Vocabulary -ite; originally formed as German kalkoferrit

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“Calcioferrite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calcioferrite. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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