whewellite

noun whew·ell·ite \ ˈhyüəˌlīt \

Definition of whewellite

plural -s
:a mineral CaC2O4.H2O consisting of calcium oxalate occurring in colorless or white monoclinic crystals polymorphous with weddellite

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Origin and Etymology of whewellite

William Whewell †1866 English philosopher + English -ite


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