mansfieldite

noun
mans·​field·​ite | \ ˈmanzˌfēlˌdīt, -n(t)sˌf- \
plural -s

Definition of mansfieldite

: a mineral Al(AsO4).2H2O that consists of hydrous arsenate of aluminum and is isomorphous with scorodite

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History and Etymology for mansfieldite

George R. Mansfield †1947 American geologist + English -ite

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“Mansfieldite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mansfieldite. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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