zimbabweite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Zimbabwe, where it was discovered, and -ite.

Noun[edit]

zimbabweite (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) A yellow-brown mineral with chemical formula (Na,K)2PbAs4(Nb,Ta,Ti)4O18, generally classed as an arsenite.

Further reading[edit]

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