plural -s
: a mineral Na2CO3.H2O consisting of native hydrous sodium carbonate and found in some lakes and alkali soils

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary therm- + natron + -ite; originally formed as German thermonatrit; from its being produced by the action of heat on natron

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“Thermonatrite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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