eglestonite

noun eg·le·ston·ite \ ˈegəlztəˌnīt , -lst- \

Definition of eglestonite

plural -s
:a mineral Hg4Cl2O consisting of mercury oxychloride occurring in brownish yellow isometric crystals

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Origin and Etymology of eglestonite

Thomas Egleston †1900 American mineralogist + English -ite


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