kie·​ser·​ite ˈkē-zə-ˌrīt How to pronounce kieserite (audio)
: a mineral that is a white hydrous magnesium sulfate

Word History


German Kieserit, from Dietrich Kieser †1862 German physician

First Known Use

1862, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of kieserite was in 1862

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“Kieserite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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