jacquesdietrichite

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Etymology[edit]

Jacques Emile Dietrich (1926-2009), French geologist, and -ite. Dietrich found the mineral. The name of the mineral was however chosen by one of his friends, Georges Favreau.

Noun[edit]

jacquesdietrichite (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) A translucent blue mineral with the chemical formula Cu2[BO(OH)2](OH)3.