plural -s
: a mineral CaMgB6O11.11H2O consisting of a hydrous borate of calcium and magnesium

Word History


Russian inderborit, from Lake Inder, Kazakhstan, U.S.S.R., its locality + Russian bor- + -it -ite

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“Inderborite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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