ferghanite

noun
fer·gha·nite
variants: or less commonly ferganite \fərˈgäˌnīt, ˈfərgəˌn- \
plural -s

Definition of ferghanite 

: a mineral U3(VO4)2.6H2O consisting of a hydrated uranium vanadate occurring in sulfur-yellow scales

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History and Etymology for ferghanite

Russian ferganit, from Fergana, region in west central Asia + Russian -it -ite

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