noun schal·ler·ite \ˈshaləˌrīt\

Definition of schallerite



  1. :  a mineral Mn8Si6O18(AsO3)(OH).312 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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to cast off or become cast off

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