Definition of reevesite in English:

reevesite

noun

Mineralogy
  • A rare carbonate mineral related to hydrotalcite, occurring as fine yellow to greenish aggregates or microscopic hexagonal plates.

Origin

1960s. From the name of Frank Reeves, U.S. geologist + -ite.

Pronunciation

reevesite

/ˈriːvzʌɪt/