noun mey·er·hoff·er·ite \ˈmī(ə)rˌhäfəˌrīt\

Definition of meyerhofferite



  1. :  a mineral Ca2B6O11.7H2O consisting of a hydrous calcium borate

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Origin and Etymology of meyerhofferite

Wilhelm Meyerhoffer †1906 German chemist + English -ite

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to cast off or become cast off

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