sassolite


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sassolite

(ˈsæsəˌlaɪt)
n
the mineral form of boric acid found in the saline deposits of the hot springs near Sasso in Tuscany, H3BO3
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It is composed mainly of galena (PbS), amorphous carbon, zincite (ZnO), sassolite ([H.
12] reported that the main component found in 11 samples was galena (PbS) while, for the remaining 12 samples, the main component was found to be one of the following: amorphous carbon, zincite (ZnO), sassolite ([H.