Definition of sahlinite
: a mineral Pb14(AsO4)2O9Cl4 composed of an arsenate, oxide, and chloride of lead
Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:
- 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of sahlinite
probably from Swedish sahlinit, from Carl Sahlin, 20th century Swedish scientist + Swedish -it -ite
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up sahlinite? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).