claudetite

noun clau·de·tite \ˈklȯdəˌtīt\

Definition of claudetite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral consisting of a native arsenic trioxide As2O3 crystallizing in the monoclinic system — compare arsenolite

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Origin and Etymology of claudetite

French claudétite, from French Claudet, 19th century French chemist, its discoverer + French -ite


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