plural -s
: a mineral MgCl2 found on Vesuvius and consisting of a deliquescent anhydrous chloride of magnesium

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary chlor- + magnesite; originally formed as Italian cloromagnesite

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“Chloromagnesite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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