turanite

noun tu·ran·ite \ˈt(y)u̇rəˌnīt, t(y)u̇ˈraˌ-\

Definition of turanite

plural

-s

  1. :  a basic vanadate of copper probably Cu5(VO4)2(OH)4

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Origin and Etymology of turanite

Russian turanit', from Persian Tūrān Turkistan + Russian -it' -ite (from Latin -ita, -ites)


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