zincobotryogen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

zinco- +‎ botryogen

Noun[edit]

zincobotryogen (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) A soft hydrous sulfate mineral that forms bright orange-red monoclinic prismatic crystals with a vitreous to greasy lustre.

Further reading[edit]

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