slavikite

noun slav·ik·ite \ ˈslavə̇ˌkīt \

Definition of slavikite

plural -s
:a mineral (Na, K)2Fe10(OH)6(SO4)13.63H2O(?) consisting of a hydrous basic sodium ferric sulfate and occurring as small greenish yellow rhombohedral crystals on weathered shales from Bohemia

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Origin and Etymology of slavikite

Czech slavíkite, from František Slavik †1957 Czech mineralogist + Czech -ite


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