kleinite

noun klein·ite \ ˈklīˌnīt \

Definition of kleinite

plural -s
:a mineral approximately Hg12(NH4)6SO4Cl6(OH)3O3 consisting of a basic oxide, sulfate, and chloride of mercury and ammonium

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Origin and Etymology of kleinite

German kleinit, from Karl Klein †1907 German mineralogist + German -it -ite


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