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imogolite

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EtymologyEdit

Japanese imogo (brownish-yellow soil derived from volcanic ash) + -ite.

NounEdit

imogolite (countable and uncountable, plural imogolites)

  1. (mineralogy) An aluminium silicate clay mineral found in soils formed from volcanic ash.