chlorothionite

noun chlo·ro·thi·o·nite

Definition of chlorothionite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral K2Cu(SO4)Cl2 consisting of potassium copper sulfate chloride found on Vesuvius

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Origin and Etymology of chlorothionite

International Scientific Vocabulary chlor- + thion- + -ite


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