kieserite

noun
kie·​ser·​ite | \ ˈkē-zə-ˌrīt How to pronounce kieserite (audio) \

Definition of kieserite

: a mineral that is a white hydrous magnesium sulfate

First Known Use of kieserite

1862, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for kieserite

German Kieserit, from Dietrich Kieser †1862 German physician

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“Kieserite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kieserite. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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