Scor'o·dite noun [ German scorodit ; -- so called in allusion to its smell under the blowpipe, from Greek ... garlic.] (Min.) A leek-green or brownish mineral occurring in orthorhombic crystals. It is a hydrous arseniate of iron. [ Written a...
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<chemical> A leek-green or brownish mineral occurring in orthorhombic crystals. It is a hydrous arseniate of iron. ... Alternative forms: skorodite. ... Origin: G. Scorodit; so called in allusion to its smell under the blowpipe, from Gr. Garlic. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998...
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• (n.) A leek-green or brownish mineral occurring in orthorhombic crystals. It is a hydrous arseniate of iron.
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mineral in the variscite group, hydrated iron arsenate (FeAsO42H2O). It forms pale leek-green or grayish green to liver-brown aggregates of ...
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Scorodite is a common hydrated iron arsenate mineral, with the chemical formula FeAsO4·2H2O. It is found in hydrothermal deposits and as a secondary mineral in gossans worldwide. Scorodite weathers to limonite. Scorodite was discovered in the Schwarzenberg, Saxony district, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Ger...
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Scorodite is a mineral of the varicite group occurring in the oxidized portions of metallic veins as an alteration of arsenic containing minerals. It has the formulae FeAsO42H2O and a relative hardness of 4. Scorodite was confirmed as a distinct species of mineral in 1818.
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