plural -s
: a mineral Ca3Fe10(PO4)8(OH,F)12.nH2O(?) consisting of a basic hydrous fluophosphate of iron and calcium in yellow masses

Word History


French richellite, from Richelle, near Visé, Liége province, Belgium + French -ite

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

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