trona

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noun tro·na \ˈtrō-nə\

Definition of trona

  1. :  a gray-white or yellowish-white monoclinic mineral consisting of a hydrous acid sodium carbonate

Origin and Etymology of trona

Swedish, probably from Arabic natrūn natron — more at natron


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