Definition of schallerite
: a mineral Mn8Si6O18(AsO3)(OH).31⁄2 H2O(?) consisting of a hydrous basic silicate and arsenite of manganese
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Origin and Etymology of schallerite
Waldemar T. Schaller, born 1882 American mineralogist + English -ite
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