Definition of tavistockite
: a mineral Ca3Al2(PO4)3(OH)3 consisting of a basic calcium aluminum phosphate and occurring in minute white crystals
Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:
- 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of tavistockite
Tavistock, Devonshire, England + English -ite
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up tavistockite? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).