magadiite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Lake Magadi, Kenya, where an occurrence was first described, +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

magadiite (countable and uncountable, plural magadiites)

  1. (mineralogy) A soft white hydrous sodium silicate mineral.

Further reading[edit]

  • Magadiite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • magadiite”, in Mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016.