monimolite

noun

mo·​nim·​o·​lite
məˈniməˌlīt
plural -s
: a yellowish or brownish green mineral (Pb,Ca)3Sb2O8(?) consisting of an oxide of lead, calcium, and antimony

Word History

Etymology

Swedish monimolit, from Greek monimos stable, steady (from menein to remain) + Swedish -lit -lite

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“Monimolite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monimolite. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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