tachyhydrite

noun
tachy·​hy·​drite | \ ˌtakə̇ˈhīˌdrīt \
variants: or less commonly tachydrite \ ˈtakə̇ˌdrīt \
plural -s

Definition of tachyhydrite

: a mineral CaMg2Cl6.12H2O consisting of a hydrous chloride of calcium and magnesium

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History and Etymology for tachyhydrite

modification of German tachhydrit, blend of tachy- and hydr- + -it -ite

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“Tachyhydrite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tachyhydrite. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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