strontianite

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stron·​tian·​ite | \ ˈsträn(t)-shə-ˌnīt How to pronounce strontianite (audio) \

Definition of strontianite

: a mineral consisting of a carbonate of strontium and occurring in various forms and colors

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1794, in the meaning defined above

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