a white or grey mineral consisting of lithium aluminum phosphate; a source of lithium
Hypernyms: ↑mineral
Substance Meronyms: ↑lithium, ↑Li, ↑atomic number 3

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  • amblygonite — am·blyg·o·nite …   English syllables

  • amblygonite — am•blyg•o•nite [[t]æmˈblɪg əˌnaɪt[/t]] n. mir a mineral, a lithium aluminum fluorophosphate, Li(AlF)PO4, an ore of lithium • Etymology: 1840–50; < Gk amblygṓn(ios) obtuse angled …   From formal English to slang

  • amblygonite — /æmˈblɪgənaɪt/ (say am bliguhnuyt) noun a rare mineral, lithium aluminium fluorophosphate, Li(AlF)PO4, an ore of lithium found in pegmatites. {German Amblygonit, from Greek amblygōnios obtuse angled + it ite1} …   Australian English dictionary