sulphohalite etymology

English word sulphohalite comes from English halogen

Detailed word origin of sulphohalite

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
halogen English (eng) (chemistry) Any element of group 17, i.e. fluorine, chlorine, bromine, iodine and astatine, which form a salt by direct union with a metal.
sulphohalite English (eng) (mineralogy) An isometric-hexoctahedral mineral containing chlorine, fluorine, oxygen, sodium, and sulfur.

Words with the same origin as sulphohalite

Descendants of halogen
halide halo- halon pseudohalide