hulsite

noun
hul·​site | \ ˈhəl(t)ˌsīt \
plural -s

Definition of hulsite

: a mineral (Fe,Ca,Mg)4(Fe,Sn)2B2O10(?) consisting of a hydrous iron calcium magnesium tin borate

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History and Etymology for hulsite

Alfred Hulse Brooks †1924 American scientist + English -ite

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“Hulsite.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hulsite. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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