celestite

noun
ce·​les·​tite | \ ˈse-lə-ˌstīt , sə-ˈle-ˌstīt\

Definition of celestite

: a usually white mineral consisting of the sulfate of strontium

First Known Use of celestite

1854, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for celestite

German Zölestin, from Latin caelestis

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