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  1. caledonite(Noun)

    A basic carbonate / sulfate mineral of copper and lead

  2. Origin: From Caledonia

Webster Dictionary

  1. Caledonite(noun)

    a hydrous sulphate of copper and lead, found in some parts of Caledonia or Scotland


  1. Caledonite

    Caledonite, whose name derives from Caledonia, the historical name of its place of discovery, is a richly colored blue-green sulfate-carbonate mineral of lead and copper with an orthorhombic crystal structure. It is an uncommon mineral found in the oxidized zones of copper-lead deposits.


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