glaucocerinite

noun glau·co·cer·i·nite \ˌglȯ(ˌ)kōˈserəˌnīt\

Definition of glaucocerinite

plural

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  1. :  a mineral perhaps Zn3Cu7Al8(SO4)2(OH)60.4H2O consisting of a hydrous basic sulfate of copper, zinc, and aluminum

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Origin and Etymology of glaucocerinite

German glaucokerinit, from glauc- + Greek kērinos made of wax (from kēros wax) + German -it -ite — more at cereus


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