plural -s
: a mineral NiSO4.7H2O consisting of nickel sulfate and occurring in light green crystals or fibrous crusts

Word History


Spanish morenosita, from Moreno, 19th century Spaniard + connective -s- + Spanish -ita -ite

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“Morenosite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Jun. 2023.

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