/huy'droh zing"kuyt/, n. Mineral.
a hydrous zinc carbonate, Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6, an important ore of zinc in some localities.
[1850-55; < G Hydrozinkit; see HYDRO-, ZINCITE]

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