How to Pronounce apatite?

Correct pronunciation for the word "apatite" is [ɐpˈata͡ɪt], [ɐpˈata‍ɪt], [ɐ_p_ˈa_t_aɪ_t].

"Apatite" in context

Apatite is a unique mineral that has been used for centuries in many industrial applications. It is an important source of phosphate, a vital nutrient for plants, and it is also used in the production of glass, fertilizers and other chemical compounds. Apatite is a complex mineral and can have different physical, chemical and geological properties depending on where it is found. This versatile mineral can be found in many places around the world, including Canada, South America, Asia and Africa.

Apatite has an unusual crystal structure that is composed of three interlocking tetrahedrons, which gives it its unique properties.

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