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Definition of the noun Strengite
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- [mineralogy] An orthorhombic-dipyramidal mineral containing hydrogen, iron, oxygen, and phosphorus.
Strengite is a relatively rare iron phosphate mineral with the formula: FePO₄ · 2H₂O. The mineral is named after the German mineralogist Johann August Streng. Lavender, pink or purple in hue, it is similar to variscite and is partially soluble, particularly in conditions where there is a low pH and low oxidation-reduction potential.
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The Whys and Whences of Chemical Nomenclature and Terminology by Alexander Senning
strengite FePO4 ∙ 2H2O, ...
by Albert Huntington Chester
Eleonorite Picite Strengite NOETLING, F. Burmite NOGGERATH, J. Ehrenbergite Karstin NOLLNER, C. Liiueburgite NORDENSKIOLD, A. E. Ainalite Arrhenite Atopite ...
by Mohsen Manutchehr-Danai
variscite; an isomorphous mineral with strengite and dimorphous with metavariscite. It occurs with brown veins and eyes of wardite. When mixed with reddish or brownish quartz from Nevada it is called ...
by Jane E. Macintyre
Strengite Essentially the dihydrate. Orthorhombic. Found in Germany, Portugal; widespread in Africa, U.S.A. and S. America. Colourless to peach-blossom red, or even violet, stout prisms. Mineral-form Metastrengite ...
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement
STRENGITE, Fe,' E 4H2. ! Right prismatic. P with polar ...
Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)
In addition to acid production, microbially mediated redox reactions contribute to phosphorus solubilization through the reduction of iron oxyhydroxides and associated ferric phosphate (strengite). In this process, dissimilatory iron reduction of ...
by William A. Colledge, Nathan Haskell Dole, George Jotham Hagar
Strengite (after Prof. A. Streng, of Giessen), an orthorhombic mineral occurring in small spherical groups of radiating fibers, rarely in ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1889)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes
STRENGITE, mineral, XVI. 405 .
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1902)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
strengite (streng'it), n. [Named after A. Streng, of Giessen, Germany.] A hydrous phosphate of iron, occurring in reddish orthorhombic crystals: it is isomorphous ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World
strengite (streng'it ), n. [Named after A. Streng, of Giessen, Germany.] A hydrous phosphate of iron, occurring in reddish orthorhombic crystals: it is isomorphous with scorodite.
The Century Dictionary (1890)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney
strengite (streng'it), n. [Named after A. Streng, of Giessen, Germany.] A hydrous phosphate of iron, occurring in reddish orthorhombic crystals: it is isomorphous with scorodite. strength (strength ), ...
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