cryptohalite

noun
cryp·​to·​halite | \ ˌkriptō+ \

Definition of cryptohalite

: a rare mineral consisting of ammonium fluosilicate (NH4)2SiF6

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History and Etymology for cryptohalite

International Scientific Vocabulary crypt- + halite; originally formed as Italian criptoalite

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“Cryptohalite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cryptohalite. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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