tyrolite

noun
tyr·​o·​lite | \ ˈtirəˌlīt \
plural -s

Definition of tyrolite

: a mineral Cu5Ca(AsO4)2(CO3)(OH)4.6H2O(?) that is a hydrous hydroxide, arsenate, and carbonate of copper and calcium

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History and Etymology for tyrolite

German tirolit, from Tyrol, Austria + German -it -ite

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“Tyrolite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tyrolite. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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