redingtonite

noun red·ing·ton·ite \ˈrediŋtəˌnīt\

Definition of redingtonite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral approximately (Fe1Mg1Ni)(Cr,Al)2(SO4)4.22H2O consisting of a hydrous sulfate of iron, magnesium, nickel, chromium, and aluminum that is possibly a chromium halotrichite

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Origin and Etymology of redingtonite

Redington mercury mine, Napa county, California + English -ite


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