kroehnkite

noun kroehn·kite \ˈkreŋˌkīt\
variants: or

kröhnkite

\ˈkreŋˌkīt\

Definition of kroehnkite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Na2Cu(SO4)2.2H2O consisting of an azure-blue hydrous copper sodium sulfate that occurs massive

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Origin and Etymology of kroehnkite

modification of Spanish krönnkite, from B. Kröhnke, 19th century German mineralogist + Spanish -ite


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