plural -s
: a mineral (Mg,Mn,Zn)7(SO4)(OH)12.4H2O consisting of a basic hydrous sulfate of magnesium, manganese, and zinc

Word History


John Torrey †1873 + English -ite

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“Torreyite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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