noun zun·yite \ˈzünˌyīt\

Definition of zunyite



  1. :  a mineral Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl consisting of a basic silicate, chloride, and flouride of aluminum and occurring in minute transparent tetrahedrons

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Origin and Etymology of zunyite

Zuñi Mine, near Silverton, Colorado + English -ite

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