azurite

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Persian لاژورد (lâžward, blue color).[1]

Noun[edit]

azurite (plural azurites)

  1. (mineralogy) A blue vitreous mineral; a basic copper carbonate, with the chemical formula Cu2+3(CO3)2(OH)2.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Richard V. Gaines, H. Catherine W. Skinner, Eugene E. Foord, Brian Mason, and Abraham Rosenzweig: Dana's new mineralogy, John Wiley & Sons, 1997

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Noun[edit]

azurite f (plural azurites)

  1. azurite

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