noun tau·ris·cite \ˈtȯrəˌsīt\

Definition of tauriscite



  1. :  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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a brief usually trivial fact

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