Scorodite
Scorodite Scor"o*dite, n. [G. scorodit; -- so called in allusion to its smell under the blowpipe, from Gr. ? garlic.] (Min.) A leek-green or brownish mineral occurring in orthorhombic crystals. It is a hydrous arseniate of iron. [Written also {skorodite}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Scorodite — is a common hydrated iron arsenate mineral, with the chemical formula FeAsO4·2H2O. It is found in hydrothermal deposits and as a secondary mineral in gossans worldwide. Scorodite weathers to limonite.Scorodite was discoverd in the Schwarzenberg,… …   Wikipedia

  • scorodite — ▪ mineral       mineral in the variscite group, hydrated iron arsenate (FeAsO4·2H2O). It forms pale leek green or grayish green to liver brown aggregates of crystals, or pale green to pale grayish or brownish green earthy masses. Scorodite forms… …   Universalium

  • scorodite — skoroditas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mineralas. formulė Fe[AsO₄]·2H₂O atitikmenys: angl. scorodite rus. скородит …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • scorodite — scor·o·dite …   English syllables

  • scorodite — ˈskȯrəˌdīt, ˈskär noun ( s) Etymology: German skorodit, from Greek skorodon, skordon garlic + German it ite; from its odor when heated more at scordium : a leek green or brownish mineral FeAsO4.2H2O that is a hydrous ferric arsenate and that is… …   Useful english dictionary

  • skorodite — Scorodite Scor o*dite, n. [G. scorodit; so called in allusion to its smell under the blowpipe, from Gr. ? garlic.] (Min.) A leek green or brownish mineral occurring in orthorhombic crystals. It is a hydrous arseniate of iron. [Written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Skorodit — (farblos, hellblau) und Powellit (orange) aus der Tsumeb Mine, Namibia Chemische Formel Fe3+[AsO4] • 2H2O Mineralklasse Phosphate, Arsenate, Vanada …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • List of minerals S-T (complete) — It is currently not possible to have a complete list of minerals . The International Mineralogical Association is the international group that recognises new minerals and new mineral names, however minerals discovered before 1959 did not go… …   Wikipedia

  • Hemerdon Mine — pits near Lee Moor. The mine, out of operation since 1944, hosts one of the largest tungsten and tin deposits in the world. [ [http://www.mineweb.com/mineweb/view/mineweb/en/page674?oid=41265 sn=Detail Mineweb Article] ]… …   Wikipedia

  • Скородит — [σκόροδον (скородон) чеснок; по запаху при ударе] м л, Fe3+[AsO4]·2H2O. Fе3+ замещается Al, вероятно, существует полная изоморфная серия от скородита с Fe > Аl через алюмоскородит до мансфильдита с Al… …   Геологическая энциклопедия

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