thermonatrite

noun ther·mo·na·trite \ˌthərməˈnā‧ˌtrīt\

Definition of thermonatrite

plural

-s

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

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Origin and Etymology of thermonatrite

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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