britholite

britholite

[′brith·ə‚līt]
(mineralogy)
(Na,Ce,Ca)5(OH)[(P,Si)O4]3 A rare-earth phosphate found in carbonatites in Kola Peninsula, former Soviet Union.
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The following minerals are found in the nepheline syenites: britholite, titanite, eudialyte, lamprophyllite, and apatite.
1901) On some minerals from the nepheline syenite at Julianehaab, Greenland (epistolite, britholite, schizolite and steenstrupine).