coeruleolactite

noun coe·ru·le·o·lac·tite \sə̇ˌrülē(ˌ)ōˈlakˌtīt\

Definition of coeruleolactite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral consisting of an aluminum phosphate Al3(PO4)2(OH)3.4H20 of a milk-white to sky-blue color

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Origin and Etymology of coeruleolactite

coeruleo- (from Latin coeruleus, caeruleus cerulean) + -lactite, from Latin lact-, lac milk + English -ite — more at cerulean, galaxy


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