noun ju·lien·ite \ˈjülyəˌnīt\

Definition of julienite



  1. :  a mineral Na2Co(SCN)4.8H2O consisting of a hydrous thiocyanate of sodium and cobalt that occurs in small blue needlelike crystals

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Origin and Etymology of julienite

Flemish juliëniet, from Henry Julien †1920 Belgian geologist + Flemish -iet -ite

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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