gorceixite

noun
gor·​ceix·​ite | \ ˈgȯ(r)sə̇kˌsīt \
plural -s

Definition of gorceixite

: a mineral BaAl3(PO4)2(OH)5.H2O(?) consisting of a hydrous basic phosphate of barium and aluminum

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History and Etymology for gorceixite

German gorceixit, from Henrique Gorceix †1919 Brazilian mineralogist + German -it -ite

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“Gorceixite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gorceixite. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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