dumontite

noun
du·​mont·​ite | \ ˈd(y)üˌmänt‧ˌīt \
plural -s

Definition of dumontite

: a hydrated phosphate Pb2(UO2)3(PO4)2(OH)4.3H2O of uranium and lead occurring in yellow orthorhombic crystals

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History and Etymology for dumontite

French dumontite, from André Dumont †1857 Belgian geologist + French -ite

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“Dumontite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dumontite. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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