rinneite

noun
rin·​ne·​ite | \ ˈrinēˌīt \
plural -s

Definition of rinneite

: a mineral NaK3FeCl6 consisting of a chloride of iron, potassium, and sodium and occurring in colorless, pink, violet, or yellow granular masses (hardness 3, specific gravity 2.3)

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History and Etymology for rinneite

German rinneit, from W. B. Rinne †1933 German mineralogist + German -it -ite

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“Rinneite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rinneite. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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