plural -s
: a mineral CaAl(OH)F4.H2O consisting of an earthy clayey hydrous calcium aluminum fluoride occurring with cryolite

Word History


ge- + arksutite Na5Al3F14 from Arksut (Arsuk) fjord, Greenland + English -ite

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“Gearksutite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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