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  • n. A monoclinic-prismatic mineral containing calcium, iodine, and oxygen.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Calcium iodate, Ca(IO3)2, occurring in from colorless to yellow monoclinic crystals: found in the sodium-nitrate deposits of Atacama, Chile.

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