misenite

noun

mi·​senite
mə̇ˈzeˌnīt,
-zāˌ-
plural -s
: a mineral K8H6(SO4)7 consisting of a native acid potassium sulfate

Word History

Etymology

Italian, from Miseno, locality near Naples, Italy + Italian -ite

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“Misenite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/misenite. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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