noun xan·thox·e·nite \zanˈthäksəˌnīt\

Definition of xanthoxenite



  1. :  a mineral 2Ca2Fe(PO4)2(OH).3H2O consisting of a basic hydrous calcium ferric phosphate and occurring in thin yellow monoclinic plates

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Origin and Etymology of xanthoxenite

xanth- + xen- + -ite

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a brief usually trivial fact

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