fer·​ri·​natrite | \ ˌfeˌrīˈnā‧ˌtrīt, ˌferēˈ- \
plural -s

Definition of ferrinatrite

: a mineral Na3Fe(SO4)3.3H2O consisting of a greenish or white sodium ferric iron double sulfate usually occurring in spherical forms

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First Known Use of ferrinatrite

1905, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ferrinatrite

alteration (influenced by ferri) of ferronatrite, from ferro- + natron + -ite

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“Ferrinatrite.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ferrinatrite. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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