thortveitite


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thortveitite

[tȯrt′vī‚tīt]
(mineralogy)
(Sc,Y)2Si2O7 A grayish-green mineral occurring in orthorhombic crystals; a source of scandium.
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1912) Thortveitite, a silicate of scandium, (Sc, Y)[.