evansite

noun
ev·​ans·​ite | \ ˈevənˌzīt \
plural -s

Definition of evansite

: a massive basic aluminum phosphate Al3(PO4)(OH)6.6H2O

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History and Etymology for evansite

Brooke Evans †1862 English nickel refiner + English -ite

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“Evansite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/evansite. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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