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hydrozincite

[hahy-droh-zing-kahyt] /ˌhaɪ droʊˈzɪŋ kaɪt/
noun, Mineralogy
1.
a hydrous zinc carbonate, Zn 5 (CO 3) 2 (OH) 6 , an important ore of zinc in some localities.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; < German Hydrozinkit; see hydro-, zincite
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