sjogrenite

noun sjo·gren·ite \ˈshōgrəˌnīt, ˈshə(r)g-\

Definition of sjogrenite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Mg6Fe2(OH)16(CO3).4H2O consisting of a hydrous hydroxide and carbonate of magnesium and iron isomorphous with manasseite and barbertonite

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Origin and Etymology of sjogrenite

Swedish sjögrenit, from Hjalmar Sjögren †1922 Swedish mineralogist + Swedish -it -ite


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