noun flink·ite \ˈfliŋˌkīt\

Definition of flinkite



  1. :  a mineral Mn3(AsO4)(OH)4 consisting of a greenish brown basic manganese arsenate in feathery forms (specific gravity 3.87)

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Origin and Etymology of flinkite

German or Swedish flinkit, from Gustaf Flink †1931 Swedish mineralogist + German or Swedish -it -ite

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to cast off or become cast off

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