ammoniojarosite

noun

am·​mo·​ni·​o·​ja·​ro·​site
plural -s
: a member of the jarosite group of minerals in which ammonium replaces potassium

Word History

Etymology

ammoni- + jarosite

First Known Use

1928, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ammoniojarosite was in 1928

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“Ammoniojarosite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ammoniojarosite. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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