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aluminite

[uh-loo-muh-nahyt] /əˈlu məˌnaɪt/
noun
1.
a mineral, hydrous aluminum sulfate, Al 2 (SO 4)(OH) 4 ⋅7H 2 O, occurring in white, chalky masses.
Also called websterite.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; alumin- + -ite1
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