matlockite

noun
mat·​lock·​ite | \ ˈmatləˌkīt \
plural -s

Definition of matlockite

: a mineral PbFCl consisting of lead chloride and fluoride

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History and Etymology for matlockite

Matlock, Derbyshire, England, its locality, + English -ite

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“Matlockite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/matlockite. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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