noun kai·nos·ite \ˈkīnəˌsīt, ˈkān-\

Definition of kainosite



  1. :  a mineral Ca2(Ce,Y)2(SiO4)3CO3.H2O consisting of hydrous silicate and carbonate of calcium, cerium, and yttrium

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Origin and Etymology of kainosite

Swedish kainosit, from Greek kainos + Swedish -it -ite

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