steigerite

noun stei·ger·ite \ˈstīgəˌrīt\

Definition of steigerite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral 4AlVO4.13H2O consisting of hydrous aluminum vanadate and occurring in canary yellow masses in San Miguel valley, California

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Origin and Etymology of steigerite

George Steiger †1944 American chemist + English -ite


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