souzalite

noun
sou·​za·​lite | \ ˈsōzəˌlīt \
plural -s

Definition of souzalite

: a mineral (Mg,Fe)3(Al,Fe)4(PO4)4(OH)6.2H2O consisting of a hydrous basic phosphate of magnesium, iron, and aluminum found with scorzalite in Minas Gerais, Brazil

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History and Etymology for souzalite

Antonio J. A. de Souza, 20th century Brazilian mineralogist + English -lite

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“Souzalite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/souzalite. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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