yttrotantalite

[ ih-troh-tan-tl-ahyt ]
/ ˌɪ troʊˈtæn tlˌaɪt /
|

noun

a mineral, tantalite and niobate of yttrium and various elements, as iron, and cerium, occurring in the form of brown-black crystals.

Nearby words

  1. yttria,
  2. yttriferous,
  3. yttrium,
  4. yttrium metal,
  5. yttrium oxide,
  6. yu,
  7. yu-wei,
  8. yuan,
  9. yuan shi kai,
  10. yuandan

Origin of yttrotantalite

1800–10; yttro- (combining form of yttrium) + tantalite

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for yttrotantalite