sicklerite

noun
sick·​ler·​ite | \ ˈsikləˌrīt \
plural -s

Definition of sicklerite

: a mineral (Li,Mn)(PO4) consisting of a hydrous lithium manganese phosphate and occurring in dark brown cleavable masses and isomorphous with ferrisicklerite (specific gravity 3.4)

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History and Etymology for sicklerite

Sickler family of Pala, San Diego county, California + English -ite

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“Sicklerite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sicklerite. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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