noun kok·ta·ite \ˈkäktəˌīt\

Definition of koktaite



  1. :  a mineral (NH4)2Ca(SO4)2.H2O consisting of a hydrous sulfate of calcium and ammonium

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Origin and Etymology of koktaite

Czech koktait, from Jaroslav Kokta, 20th century Czechoslovak mineralogist + Czech -it -ite

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a brief usually trivial fact

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