hinsdalite

noun
hins·​dal·​ite | \ ˈhinzˌdāˌlīt, -dəˌl- \
plural -s

Definition of hinsdalite

: a mineral (Pb,Sr)Al3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6 consisting of a basic lead and strontium aluminum sulphate and phosphate occurring in coarse crystals and masses

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History and Etymology for hinsdalite

Hinsdale county, Colorado, its locality + English -ite

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“Hinsdalite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hinsdalite. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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