plural -s
: a mineral (K,Fe)3Fe(SO4)3.4H2O or HK2Fe4(Fe,Al)3(SO4)10.13H2O consisting of a hydrous sulfate of potassium and iron

Word History


Italian voltaita, from Alessandro Volta †1827 Italian physicist + Italian -ita -ite

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“Voltaite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/voltaite. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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