ammoniojarosite

noun
am·​mo·​ni·​o·​ja·​ro·​site
plural -s

Definition of ammoniojarosite

: a member of the jarosite group of minerals in which ammonium replaces potassium

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First Known Use of ammoniojarosite

1928, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ammoniojarosite

ammoni- + jarosite

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“Ammoniojarosite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ammoniojarosite. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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