noun men·de·lye·ev·ite \ˌmendəlˈyā(y)əˌvīt, -dəˈlā-\

Definition of mendelyeevite



  1. :  a calcium urano-titano-niobate occurring in black isometric crystals and masses and being essentially a titanian and rare-earth-bearing betafite

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Origin and Etymology of mendelyeevite

Dmitri I. Mendeleev (Mendelyeev) †1907 Russian chemist + English -ite

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