[ daw-suh-nahyt ]
/ ˈdɔ səˌnaɪt /
an orthorhombic mineral, hydrous sodium aluminum carbonate, NaAlCO3(OH)2, with a vitreous luster, occurring as white blade-shaped crystals: mined as an ore of aluminum.
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In fact, the Dawsonite can not do too much for the stranger sojourning in his midst.In to the Yukon|William Seymour Edwards