mottramite

noun
mot·​tram·​ite | \ ˈmä‧trəˌmīt \
plural -s

Definition of mottramite

: a mineral (Cu,Zn)Pb(VO4)(OH) that consists of a basic vanadate of lead, copper, and zinc with more copper than zinc and that is isomorphous with descloizite

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History and Etymology for mottramite

Mottram St. Andrew, Cheshire, England + English -ite

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“Mottramite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mottramite. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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