vanthoffite

noun vant·hoff·ite \vantˈhȯˌfīt, vän-, -häˌf-\

Definition of vanthoffite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral consisting of a sulfate of sodium and magnesium that occurs in granular or layered aggregates

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Origin and Etymology of vanthoffite

Jacobus H. van't Hoff †1911 + English -ite


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