clinoclase

noun
cli·​no·​clase | \ ˈklīnəˌklās, -āz\
variants: or clinoclasite \ ¦klīnə¦klāˌsīt , klīˈnäkləˌ-​ \
plural -s

Definition of clinoclase

: a mineral Cu3(AsO4)2.3Cu(OH)2 consisting of basic copper arsenate and being dark green and translucent in prismatic crystals or massive

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History and Etymology for clinoclase

clinoclase from German klinoklas, from klin- clin- + -klas -clase; clinoclasite from German klinoklas + English -ite

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