vandenbrandeite

noun van·den·bran·de·ite \ˌvandənˈbrandēˌīt\
variants: or

vandenbrandite

\-branˌdīt\

Definition of vandenbrandeite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral CuUO4.2H2O consisting of a hydrous uranium and copper oxide in very dark green flattened crystals

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Origin and Etymology of vandenbrandeite

French vandenbrandeite, from P. Van den Brande, 20th century Belgian geologist + French -ite


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