brugnatellite

noun
bru·​gna·​tel·​lite | \ ˌbrünyəˈteˌlīt \
plural -s

Definition of brugnatellite

: a mineral Mg6Fe(OH)13(CO3).4H2O consisting of a hydrous ultrabasic carbonate of iron and magnesium occurring in flesh-red lamellar masses

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History and Etymology for brugnatellite

Italian brugnatellite, from Luigi Brugnatelli †1928 Italian mineralogist + Italian -ite

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“Brugnatellite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brugnatellite. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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