plural -s
: 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)

Word History


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

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“Sicklerite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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