voglite

noun
vo·​glite | \ ˈvōˌglīt \
plural -s

Definition of voglite

: a mineral Ca2CuU(CO3)5.6H2O consisting of a green hydrous carbonate of uranium, calcium, and copper

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History and Etymology for voglite

German voglit, from J. F. Vogl, 19th century German mineralogist + German -it -ite

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“Voglite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/voglite. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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