emmonsite

noun
em·​mons·​ite | \ ˈemənˌzīt \
plural -s

Definition of emmonsite

: a mineral Fe2Te3O9.2H2O consisting of a hydrous oxide of iron and tellurium

History and Etymology for emmonsite

Samuel F. Emmons †1911 American geologist + English -ite

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“Emmonsite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/emmonsite. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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