Struvite

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Struvite (Min) A crystalline mineral found in guano. It is a hydrous phosphate of magnesia and ammonia.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n struvite A hydrous phosphate of ammonium and magnesium, often occurring in connection with guano-deposits. It is found in orthorhombic crystals, often hemimorphie, and has a white or pale-yellow color and vitreous luster.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
After the Russian minister Von Struve,

Usage


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