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  • n. A triclinic-pinacoidal mineral containing calcium, hydrogen, oxygen, and phosphorus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Acid calcium phosphate (HCaPO4) occurring in minute yellowish-white triclinic crystals, found in a bed of guano on the islands Moneta and Mona, West Indies.

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