cumengite

noun
cu·​men·​gite
variants: or less commonly cumengeite \ kyüˈmenˌjīt , -​ˌgīt \
plural -s

Definition of cumengite

: a mineral Pb4Cu4Cl8(OH)8.H2O consisting of a basic lead-copper chloride occurring in deep blue tetragonal crystals

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History and Etymology for cumengite

German cumengit, from Édouard Cumenge †1902 French mining engineer + German -it -ite

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“Cumengite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cumengite. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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