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Malachite (1)

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] molochitis, from Ancient Greek μαλαχή (malakhe), mallows).

Noun

Singular
malachite

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  1. (mineralogy) A bright green mineral, a basic copper carbonate, Cu2CO3(OH)2; one of the principal ores of copper.
  2. (color) A mild green colour, like that of the mineral.
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Adjective

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Positive
malachite

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  1. (color) of a mild green colour, like that of the mineral.

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