cork·​ite | \ ˈkȯrˌkīt \
plural -s

Definition of corkite

: a phosphate-sulfate-hydroxide of lead and iron PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6 that is isomorphous with beudantite

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History and Etymology for corkite

French, from Cork, county in Ireland, its locality + French -ite

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“Corkite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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