Halotrichite

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Halotrichite (Min) An iron alum occurring in silky fibrous aggregates of a yellowish white color.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n halotrichite An iron alum found in silky fibrous aggregations.
    • n halotrichite Same as alunogen.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. "a`ls sea + qri`x tricho`s, hair