Hohmannite

noun
Hoh·​mann·​ite | \ ˈhōməˌnīt \
plural -s

Definition of Hohmannite

: a mineral Fe2(SO4)2(OH)2.7H2O consisting of a hydrated basic ferric sulfate

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History and Etymology for Hohmannite

German hohmannit, from Thomas Hohmann, its discoverer + German -it -ite

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“Hohmannite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hohmannite. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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