dehrnite

noun
dehrn·​ite | \ ˈderˌnīt \
plural -s

Definition of dehrnite

: a basic phosphate of calcium, sodium, and potassium (Ca,Na,K)5 (PO4)3 (OH)

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History and Etymology for dehrnite

Dehrn, village near Limburg, Germany, where it was discovered + English -ite

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“Dehrnite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dehrnite. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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