aluminite

noun alu·mi·nite \əˈlüməˌnīt\

Definition of aluminite

plural

-s

  1. :  a hydrous aluminum sulfate Al2SO4(OH)4·7H2O usually occurring in white compact reniform masses

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Origin and Etymology of aluminite

German aluminit, from alumin- + -it -ite


First Known Use: 1805


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