tilleyite

noun
til·​ley·​ite | \ ˈtilēˌīt \
plural -s

Definition of tilleyite

: a mineral Ca5(Si2O7)(CO3)2 consisting of a carbonate and silicate of calcium

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History and Etymology for tilleyite

from the name Tilley + English -ite

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“Tilleyite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tilleyite. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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