noun tav·is·tock·ite \ˈtavəˌstäˌkīt\

Definition of tavistockite



  1. :  a mineral Ca3Al2(PO4)3(OH)3 consisting of a basic calcium aluminum phosphate and occurring in minute white crystals

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Origin and Etymology of tavistockite

Tavistock, Devonshire, England + English -ite

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a trip made at another's expense

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