liebigite

noun
lie·​big·​ite | \ ˈlēbiˌgīt \
plural -s

Definition of liebigite

: an apple-green mineral Ca2U(CO3)4.10H2O consisting of hydrous uranium calcium carbonate and occurring as concretions or coatings

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History and Etymology for liebigite

Baron Justus von Liebig + English -ite

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“Liebigite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/liebigite. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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