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carnallite


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Carnallite  \Car"nal*lite\,  n.  [G.  carnallit,  fr  Von  Carnall,  a 
  Prussian.]  (Min.) 
  A  hydrous  chloride  of  potassium  and  magnesium,  sometimes 
  found  associated  with  deposits  of  rock  salt. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  carnallite 
  n  :  a  white  or  reddish  mineral  consisting  of  hydrous  chlorides 
  of  potassium  and  magnesium;  used  as  a  fertilizer  and  as  a 
  source  of  potassium  and  magnesium 




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