lin·​dack·​er·​ite | \ linˈdakəˌrīt \
plural -s

Definition of lindackerite

: a light green mineral Cu6Ni3(AsO4)4(SO4)(OH)4.5H2O consisting of a hydrous basic nickel copper sulfate and arsenate and occurring either as tabular crystals or massive

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History and Etymology for lindackerite

German lindackerit, from Joseph Lindacker, 19th century Austrian chemist who analyzed it + German -it -ite

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“Lindackerite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 May. 2021.

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