gonnardite

noun
gon·​nard·​ite | \ ˈgänə(r)ˌdīt \
plural -s

Definition of gonnardite

: a mineral approximately Na2CaAl4Si6O20.7H2O consisting of a zeolite and occurring in radiating spherules (specific gravity 2.3)

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History and Etymology for gonnardite

French gonnardite, from Ferdinand Gonnard, 19th century French mineralogist + French -ite

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“Gonnardite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gonnardite. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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