hydrozincite

[ hahy-droh-zing-kahyt ]
/ ˌhaɪ droʊˈzɪŋ kaɪt /

noun Mineralogy.

a hydrous zinc carbonate, Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6, an important ore of zinc in some localities.

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Origin of hydrozincite

1850–55; <German Hydrozinkit;see hydr-2, zincite
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