noun lue·ne·burg·ite \ˈlünəˌbərˌgīt\

Definition of lueneburgite



  1. :  a mineral Mg3B2(OH)6(PO4)2.6H2O consisting of a hydrous basic phosphate of magnesium and boron

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Origin and Etymology of lueneburgite

German lüneburgit, from Lüneburg, Germany, its locality + German -it -ite

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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