goslarite

noun
gos·​lar·​ite | \ ˈgäsləˌrīt, -äzl- \
plural -s

Definition of goslarite

: a mineral ZnSO4.7H2O that consists of white zinc sulfate formed by oxidation of sphalerite and that usually occurs massive

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History and Etymology for goslarite

German goslarit, from Goslar, city in the Harz mountains, German + German -it -ite

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“Goslarite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/goslarite. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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