paravauxite

noun
para·​vauxite | \ ¦parə+ \

Definition of paravauxite

: a mineral FeAl2(PO4)2(OH)2.8H2O consisting of a hydrous basic aluminum phosphate having slightly more water than vauxite

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para- entry 1 + vauxite

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“Paravauxite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/paravauxite. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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