linarite

noun li·na·rite \ˈlīnəˌrīt, lə̇ˈnäˌ-\

Definition of linarite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral PbCu(SO4)(OH)2 consisting of a basic lead copper sulfate occurring in deep blue monoclinic crystals

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Origin and Etymology of linarite

German linarit, from Linares, Spain, its locality, + German -it -ite


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