koninckite

noun
ko·​ninck·​ite | \ ˈkōniŋˌkīt, -nə̇nˌk- \
plural -s

Definition of koninckite

: a mineral FePo4.3H2O consisting of hydrous ferric phosphate in yellow aggregates of radiated structure

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History and Etymology for koninckite

French koninckite, from L. G. de Koninck †1887 Belgian geologist + French -ite

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“Koninckite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/koninckite. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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