liskeardite

noun
lis·​keard·​ite | \ liˈskärˌdīt, -kȧˌd-\
plural -s

Definition of liskeardite

: a mineral (Al, Fe)3(AsO4)(OH)6.5H2O consisting of a basic hydrous arsenate of aluminum and iron

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History and Etymology for liskeardite

Liskeard, town in Cornwall, England, its locality + English -ite

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