Coquimbite
Coquimbite Co*quim"bite, n. A mineral consisting principally of sulphate of iron; white copperas; -- so called because found in the province of Coquimbo, Chili. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • coquimbite — kōˈkimˌbīt, kəˈ noun ( s) Etymology: German coquimbit, from Coquimbo province in Chile (where it was discovered) + German it ite : a mineral consisting of a hydrous ferric sulfate Fe2(SO4)3.9H2O occurring in white or slightly colored masses * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • coquimbite — n. White copperas …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • coquimbite — co·quim·bite …   English syllables

  • Coquimbit — aus dem Bergwerk Dexter Nr. 7, Calf Mesa, San Rafael, Emery County, Utah, USA Chemische Formel Fe23+[SO4]3 • (6+3)H2O …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Paracoquimbit — Coquimbit Chemische Formel Fe3+2(SO4)3 • 9 H2O Mineralklasse Sulfate 7.CB.55 (8. Aufl. VI/C.08 40) (nach Strunz) 29.8.3.1 (nach …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sulfate minerals — ▪ Table Sulfate minerals name colour lustre Mohs hardness specific gravity alum colourless; white vitreous 2–2½ 1.8 alunite white; grayish, yellowish, reddish, reddish brown vitreous 3½–4 2.6–2.9 alunogen white; yellowish or reddish vitreous to… …   Universalium

  • paracoquimbite — |parə+ noun Etymology: French, from para (I) + coquimbite : a mineral Fe2(SO4)3.9H2O consisting of a hydrous ferric sulfate that is rhombohedral in crystallization and dimorphous with coquimbite …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abies concolor — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Abies grandis — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Amphihelia oculata — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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