kehoeite

noun ke·hoe·ite \ˈkē(ˌ)(h)ōˌīt\

Definition of kehoeite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Al8(Zn,Ca)3(PO4)6(OH)1221H2O(?) consisting of a massive basic hydrous calcium aluminum zinc phosphate (specific gravity 2.3)

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Origin and Etymology of kehoeite

Henry Kehoe, 19th century American mineralogist + English -ite


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