cumengite

noun cu·men·gite \kyüˈmenˌjīt, -ˌgīt\
variants: less commonly

cumengeite

\kyüˈmenˌjīt, -ˌgīt\

Definition of cumengite

plural

-s

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

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Origin and Etymology of cumengite

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


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