dewindtite

noun
de·​windt·​ite | \ dəˈwint‧ˌīt \
plural -s

Definition of dewindtite

: a mineral Pb3(UO2)5(PO4)4(OH)4.10H2O consisting of a hydrous basic phosphate of lead and uranium

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History and Etymology for dewindtite

French, from Jean Dewindt, 20th century Belgian geologist + French -ite

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“Dewindtite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dewindtite. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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