plural -s
: a mineral consisting of hydrous calcium-aluminum phosphate CaAl3(PO4)2(OH)5H20 occurring in white to grayish fine-fibrous masses

Word History


M. L. Crandall, 20th century American mining engineer + English -ite

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“Crandallite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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