variants or ekdemite
plural -s
: a yellow or green lead arsenate and chloride of uncertain composition occurring in crystals, masses, and crusts

Word History


Swedish ekdemit, from Greek ekdēmos being away from home (from ek + dēmos deme, populace) + Swedish -it -ite

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“Ecdemite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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