Hisingerite His"ing*er*ite, n. [Named after W. Hisinger, a Swedish mineralogist.] (Min.) A soft black, iron ore, nearly earthy, a hydrous silicate of iron. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hisingerite — is a mineral, an iron silicate, formula Fe2Si2O5(OH)4.2H2O. A black or dark brown lustrous secondary mineral, it is formed by the weathering of other iron silicates. It is named after Wilhelm Hisinger, a Swedish chemist.There is also Aluminian… …   Wikipedia

  • hisingérite — ● hisingérite nom féminin (de Hisinger, nom propre) Silicate hydraté naturel et amorphe de fer et de magnésium, voisin de la nontronite …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • hisingerite — noun An iron silicate with a dark brown or black color, formula FeSiO(OH)·2HO …   Wiktionary

  • hisingerite — his·ing·er·ite …   English syllables

  • hisingerite — ˈhisiŋəˌrīt, ˈhizi noun ( s) Etymology: German hisingerit, from Wilhelm Hisinger died 1852 Swedish geologist + German it ite : a mineral perhaps Fe2Si2O5(OH)4.2H2O consisting of a black amorphous iron ore that is a hydrous ferric silicate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hisingerita — General Categoría Minerales filosilicatos Clase 9.ED.10 (Strunz) Fórmula química …   Wikipedia Español

  • List of minerals F-J (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

  • Wilhelm Hisinger — Infobox Scientist name = Wilhelm Hisinger image size = 150px caption = Wilhelm Hisinger in Nordisk familjebok birth date = birth date|1766|12|23|mf=y birth place = Västmanland, Sweden death date = death date and age|1852|6|28|1766|12|23|mf=y… …   Wikipedia

  • List of minerals — This is a List of minerals for which there are Wikipedia articles. Mineral variety names and mineraloids are to be listed after the valid minerals for each letter.For a complete listing (about 4,000) of all mineral names: List of minerals… …   Wikipedia

  • Allophane — Allophane[1] Catégorie IX : silicates[2] …   Wikipédia en Français

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