erythrosiderite

noun
eryth·​ro·​siderite | \ ə̇¦rithrə+ \

Definition of erythrosiderite

: a mineral K2FeCl5.H2O consisting of hydrous potassium iron chloride and occurring in lavas

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History and Etymology for erythrosiderite

International Scientific Vocabulary erythr- + siderite; originally formed as Italian eritrosidero

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“Erythrosiderite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/erythrosiderite. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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