schallerite

noun schal·ler·ite \ ˈshaləˌrīt \

Definition of schallerite

plural -s
: 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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