heliophyllite

noun
he·​li·​o·​phyl·​lite | \ ˌhēlēōˈfiˌlīt \
plural -s

Definition of heliophyllite

: a mineral approximately Pb6As2O7Cl4 consisting of oxychloride of lead and arsenic that is apparently dimorphous with ecdemite

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History and Etymology for heliophyllite

Swedish heliophyllit, from heli- entry 1 + -phyll + -it -ite

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“Heliophyllite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heliophyllite. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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