hellandite

noun hel·land·ite \ˈhelənˌdīt\

Definition of hellandite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral consisting of a silicate of the cerium metals with aluminum, iron, manganese, and calcium

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Origin and Etymology of hellandite

German hellandit, from Amund Helland †1918 Norwegian geologist + German -it -ite


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