boehmite
noun Etymology: German Böhmit, from Johann Böhm (Boehm) died 1952 German chemist Date: circa 1929 a mineral consisting of an orthorhombic form of aluminum oxide and hydroxide AlO(OH) found in bauxite

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  • Boehmite — or Böhmite is an aluminium oxide hydroxide (γ AlO(OH)) mineral, a component of the aluminium ore bauxite. It is dimorphous with diaspore. It crystallizes in the orthorhombic dipyramidal system and is typically massive in habit. It is white with… …   Wikipedia

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  • boehmite — [bām′īt΄, bōm′īt΄] n. [Ger böhmit, after J. Böhm, 20th c. mineralogist] a soft, orthorhombic mineral, hydrous aluminum oxide, AlO(OH), that is a chief component of some bauxites …   English World dictionary

  • boehmite — /bay muyt, boh /, n. a mineral, hydrous aluminum oxide, AlO(OH), a major component of bauxite. [1925 30; < G Böhmit, named after J. Böhm, 20th century German scientist; see ITE1] * * * ▪ mineral       white and relatively soft basic aluminum… …   Universalium

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  • boehmite — noun A mixed oxide and hydroxide of aluminium …   Wiktionary

  • boehmite — boehm•ite [[t]ˈbeɪ maɪt, ˈboʊ [/t]] n. mir a mineral, hydrous aluminum oxide, AlO(OH), a major component of bauxite • Etymology: 1925–30; < G Böhmit, after J. Böhm, 20th cent. German scientist; see ite I …   From formal English to slang

  • boehmite — noun also böhmite ˈbāˌmīt, ˈbōˌm ( s) Usage: sometimes capitalized Etymology: German böhmit, from J.Böhm (Boehm), 20th century German scientist + German it ite …   Useful english dictionary

  • 14457-84-2 — Boehmite Pour les articles homonymes, voir Diaspore. Boehmite Catégorie III : oxydes et hydroxydes Formule brute AlO(OH) …   Wikipédia en Français

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