zhanghengite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Zhang Heng, ancient Chinese astronomer, and -ite.

Noun[edit]

zhanghengite (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) A golden-yellow mineral containing predominantly copper and zinc but also iron, chromium, and aluminium.

Further reading[edit]

  • Zhanghengite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • zhanghengite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016