lausenite

noun
lau·​sen·​ite | \ ˈlȯsᵊnˌīt, ˈlau̇zᵊn-\
plural -s

Definition of lausenite

: a mineral Fe2(SO4)3.6H2O consisting of a hydrous ferric sulfate

called also rogersite

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History and Etymology for lausenite

Carl Lausen, 20th century American mining engineer + English -ite

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