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  • n. A green pearly mineral, a hydrous phosphate of copper.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A mineral of a green color and pearly luster; a hydrous phosphate of copper.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In mineralogy, a mineral of the copper family, of a green color and pearly luster. It is a hydrated phosphate of copper, and sometimes contains vanadium.

Etymologies

Ehl +‎ -ite after Ehl near Linz, where it occurs. (Wiktionary)

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