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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A mineral consisting of the hydrated oxychlorid of copper.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Min.) An oxychloride of copper, usually in emerald-green prismatic crystals.

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  • noun mineralogy A green copper(II) chloride hydroxide mineral, polymorphous with botallackite.

Etymologies

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Atacama +‎ -ite

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