caracolite

noun
car·​a·​co·​lite | \ˌkarəˈkōˌlīt\
plural -s

Definition of caracolite 

: a rare mineral occurring as a colorless crystalline incrustation and consisting of lead sulfate together with chlorine and sodium

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History and Etymology for caracolite

German caracolit, from Caracoles, town in Chile, its locality + German -it -ite

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