What does dawsonite mean?

Definitions for dawsonite
daw·sonite

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word dawsonite.


Did you actually mean dissonate or designate?

Wiktionary

  1. dawsonitenoun

    An orthorhombic mineral composed of sodium aluminium carbonate hydroxide.

  2. Etymology: Sir John William Dawson, geologist, and -ite.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dawsonitenoun

    a hydrous carbonate of alumina and soda, occuring in white, bladed crustals

  2. Etymology: [Named after J. W. Dawson of Montreal.]

Wikidata

  1. Dawsonite

    Dawsonite is a mineral composed of sodium aluminium carbonate hydroxide, chemical formula NaAlCO3(OH)2. It crystallizes in the orthorhombic crystal system. It is not mined for ore. It was discovered in 1874 during the construction of the Redpath Museum in a feldspathic dike on the campus of McGill University on the Island of Montreal, Canada. It is named after geologist Sir John William Dawson. The type material is preserved in the collection of the Redpath Museum.

How to pronounce dawsonite?

How to say dawsonite in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dawsonite in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dawsonite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Translation

Find a translation for the dawsonite definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"dawsonite." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 17 Jun 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/dawsonite>.

Discuss these dawsonite definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for dawsonite? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    dawsonite

    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    be contingent upon (something that is elided)
    A restore
    B blur
    C emerge
    D depend

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for dawsonite: