jeremejevite

noun jer·e·me·jev·ite \ˌ(y)erəˈmā(y)ə|ˌvīt, |fīt\
variants: less commonly

eremeyevite

\ˌ(y)erəˈmā(y)ə|ˌvīt, |fīt\

Definition of jeremejevite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral AlBO3 consisting of aluminum borate in colorless or yellowish hexagonal crystals (hardness 6.5, specific gravity 3.28)

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Origin and Etymology of jeremejevite

French jéréméiéwite, from Pavel V. Eremeev (Jeremeiew) †1899 Russian mineralogist + French -ite -ite


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