tauriscite

noun tau·ris·cite \ ˈtȯrəˌsīt \

Definition of tauriscite

plural -s
:a mineral FeSO4.7H2O that is a hydrous ferrous sulfate sometimes considered isomorphous with epsomite

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Origin and Etymology of tauriscite

German tauriszit, from Latin (Pagus) Tauriscorum Canton Uri, Switzerland, its locality + German -it -ite


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