teinite

noun
tein·​ite | \ ˈtāˌnīt \
plural -s

Definition of teinite

: a mineral Cu13(SO4)3(TeO4)10.26H2O consisting of hydrous sulfate and tellurate of copper

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History and Etymology for teinite

Teine, name of a mine in Hokkaido, Japan + English -ite

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“Teinite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teinite. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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