Botryogen Bot"ry*o*gen, n. [Gr. ? cluster of grapes + -gen.] (Min.) A hydrous sulphate of iron of a deep red color. It often occurs in botryoidal form. [1913 Webster]

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  • botryogen — noun A hydrous magnesium sulfate mineral …   Wiktionary

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  • botryogen — bot·ry·o·gen …   English syllables

  • botryogen — ˈbä.trēəˌjen noun ( s) Etymology: German, from botry + gen, from Greek genēs born more at gen : a mineral MgFe(SO4)2(OH).7H2O consisting of a hydrous sulfate of iron and magnesium that is deep red or deep yellow and usually botryoid …   Useful english dictionary

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