plural -s
: an isometric oxide of uranium, tantalum, columbium, and other minerals closely related to betafite

Word History


Portuguese djalmaita, from Djalma Guimarães, 20th century Brazilian mineralogist + Portuguese -ita -ite

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“Djalmaite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Apr. 2024.

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