Definition of chlorophoenicite
: a mineral (Mn,Zn)5AsO4(OH7) consisting of a basic arsenate of manganese and zinc and occurring in monoclinic crystals
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Origin and Etymology of chlorophoenicite
chlor- + phoenic- (from Greek phoinik-, phoinix purple) + -ite; from its colors by daylight and by artificial light — more at phoenician
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