bianchite

noun
bi·​an·​chite | \bē-ˈaŋ-ˌkīt\
plural -s

Definition of bianchite 

: a rare mineral (Zn,Fe)SO4.6H2O consisting of hydrous sulfate of zinc and iron occurring as white crystalline crusts

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History and Etymology for bianchite

Italian, from Angelo Bianchi, born 1892 Italian mineralogist + Italian -ite

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