picromerite

noun

pic·​rom·​er·​ite
piˈkräməˌrīt
plural -s
: a mineral K2Mg(SO4)2.6H2O consisting of a hydrous magnesium potassium sulfate and occurring as a white crystalline incrustation

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary picr- + mer- + -ite; originally formed in It

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“Picromerite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/picromerite. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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