zinnwaldite

noun
zinn·​wald·​ite | \ ˈtsinˌvälˌtīt \
plural -s

Definition of zinnwaldite

: a pale violet, yellow, brown, or dark gray mineral K2(Li,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH,F)4 that consists of mica containing iron and lithium

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History and Etymology for zinnwaldite

German zinnwaldit, from Zinnwald, Bohemia, its locality + German -it -ite

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“Zinnwaldite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zinnwaldite. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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