tripuhyite

noun
trip·​u·​hy·​ite | \ ˌtripəˈwēˌīt \
plural -s

Definition of tripuhyite

: a mineral Fe2Sb2O7 (?) consisting of an oxide of antimony and iron in greenish yellow to dark brown fine-grained aggregates

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History and Etymology for tripuhyite

Tripuhy, locality in eastern Brazil + English -ite

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“Tripuhyite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tripuhyite. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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