sjogrenite

noun
sjo·​gren·​ite | \ ˈshōgrəˌnīt, ˈshə(r)g- \
plural -s

Definition of sjogrenite

: 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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History and Etymology for sjogrenite

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

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“Sjogrenite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sjogrenite. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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