lithiophilite

noun
lith·i·oph·i·lite | \ˌlithēˈäfəˌlīt\
plural -s

Definition of lithiophilite 

: a mineral LiMnPO4 consisting of a phosphate of lithium and manganese usually containing iron and being isomorphous with triphylite

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History and Etymology for lithiophilite

lithi- + phil- + -ite

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