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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A fluoride of cerium and the allied metals, occurring massive and in hexagonal crystals in Sweden and Colorado (tysonite). It is often altered to a fluocarbonate called bastnasite or hamartite.

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  • noun mineralogy A cerium fluoride mineral found in Sweden.

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fluo- +‎ cerite

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