rosenbuschite

noun ro·sen·busch·ite \ˈrōzənˌbu̇ˌshīt\

Definition of rosenbuschite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral (Ca,Na)3(Zr,Ti)Si2O8F consisting of a silicate and fluoride of zirconium, titanium, sodium, and calcium

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Origin and Etymology of rosenbuschite

Norwegian rosenbuschit, from Harry Rosenbusch †1914 German geologist + Norwegian -it -ite


First Known Use: 1888


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