mitscherlichite

noun
mitsch·​er·​lich·​ite | \ ˈmichə(r)lə̇ˌkīt \
plural -s

Definition of mitscherlichite

: a mineral K2CuCl4.2H20 consisting of hydrous chloride of copper and potassium

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History and Etymology for mitscherlichite

Eilhardt Mitscherlich †1863 German chemist, who first produced it + English -ite

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“Mitscherlichite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mitscherlichite. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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