antlerite

noun ant·ler·ite \ləˌrīt\

Definition of antlerite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Cu3SO4(OH)4 consisting of a basic copper sulfate, occurring in green crystals, and interlaced aggregates of needlelike crystals

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Origin and Etymology of antlerite

Antler Mine, Arizona, its locality + English -ite


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