valentinite

noun val·en·ti·nite \ ˈvalən‧ˌtēˌnī+ \

Definition of valentinite

plural -s
:a mineral Sb2O3 consisting of antimony oxide in orthorhombic crystals polymorphous with senarmontite

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Origin and Etymology of valentinite

German valentinit, from Basil Valentine, 15th century German alchemist + German -it -ite


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