arnimite

noun
ar·​nim·​ite | \ ˈärnəˌmīt \
plural -s

Definition of arnimite

: a mineral Cu5(SO4)2(OH)6·3H2O consisting of a basic copper carbonate

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History and Etymology for arnimite

German arnimit, from von Arnim, name of the German family owning a mine near Planitz, Germany, its locality + German -it -ite

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“Arnimite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/arnimite. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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