natrochalcite

noun

na·​tro·​chal·​cite
ˌnā‧trōˈkalˌsīt,
ˌna‧-
plural -s
: a mineral NaCu2(SO4)2(OH).H2O consisting of a hydrous basic sodium copper sulfate

Word History

Etymology

German natrochalzit, from natro- natr- + chalz- chalc- + -it -ite

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“Natrochalcite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/natrochalcite. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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