sincosite

noun sin·cos·ite \ˈsiŋkəˌsīt\

Definition of sincosite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Ca(VO)2(PO4)2.5H2O consisting of hydrous calcium vanadyl phosphate and occurring in thin tetragonal scales or plates

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Origin and Etymology of sincosite

Sincos, Peru, where it was discovered + English -ite


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