wiikite

noun wiik·ite \ ˈvēˌkīt \

Definition of wiikite

plural -s
: a mineral consisting probably of a mixture of samarskite, betafite, and perhaps allanite and occurring in pegmatite in Impilakhti parish on Lake Ladoga, Finland

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Origin and Etymology of wiikite

Swedish wiikit, from F. J. Wiik †1909 Finnish mineralogist + Swedish -it -ite


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