ishkyldite

noun
ish·​kyl·​dite
variants: or ishkildite \ ˈishkə̇lˌdīt \
plural -s

Definition of ishkyldite

: a mineral Mg15Si11O27(OH)20 consisting of a basic silicate of magnesium

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History and Etymology for ishkyldite

Russian ishkil'dit, from Ishkyldino, Middle Volga district, U.S.S.R., its locality + Russian -it -ite

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

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