hydromagnesite

noun hy·dro·magnesite

Definition of hydromagnesite

: a mineral Mg4(OH)2(CO3)3.3H2O consisting of a basic magnesium carbonate occurring in the form of small white crystals or chalky crusts

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Origin and Etymology of hydromagnesite

German hydromagnesit, from hydr- + magnesit magnesite, from French magnésite


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