• Definition for "hydromagnesite"
    • A hydrated magnesium carbonate mineral with all the…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "hydromagnesite"
    • Lechuguilla Cave is not only the…
    • View More

hydromagnesite definition

  • noun:
    • A hydrated magnesium carbonate mineral with all the chemical formula Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2.4H2O, utilized as a fire retardant.
    • A hydrous carbonate of magnesia happening in white, natural, amorphous masses.
    • A white indigenous hydrous carbonate of magnesium, occasionally occurring in crystals, but more often amorphous, natural, and chalklike.
53 votes

How would you define hydromagnesite?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!