schafarzikite

noun scha·far·zik·ite \ ˈshäfə(r)ˌziˌkīt \

Definition of schafarzikite

plural -s
:a mineral Fe5Sb4O11 consisting of an oxide of iron and antimony and occurring in red to brown prismatic acicular crystals

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Origin and Etymology of schafarzikite

German schafarzikit, from Ferenc Schafarzik †1927 Hungarian mineralogist + German -it -ite


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