plural -s
: a mineral SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6 consisting of a basic phosphate and sulfate of strontium and aluminum that is isomorphous with beudantite, corkite, hinsdalite, and woodhouseite

Word History


Swedish svanbergit, from Lars F. Svanberg †1878 Swedish chemist + Swedish -it -ite

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“Svanbergite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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