searlesite

noun searles·ite \ˈsərlˌzīt\

Definition of searlesite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral NaB(SiO3)2.H2O consisting of a hydrous sodium borosilicate occurring in small white spherulites

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Origin and Etymology of searlesite

John W. Searles, 19th century American settler in California + English -ite


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