plural -s
: a mineral (Ce,La)2Ca(CO3)3F2 consisting of a carbonate and fluoride of calcium, cerium, and lanthanum

Word History


German parisit, from José Paris †1849 Colombian mineowner and philanthropist + German -it -ite

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“Parisite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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