Definition of nickel-chlorite in English:

nickel-chlorite

noun

Mineralogy
  • A basic silicate and aluminate of magnesium, iron, nickel, and aluminium, (Mg,Fe,Ni,Al)₆(Si,Al)₄O₁₀(OH)₈, which has been synthesized but whose natural occurrence is uncertain.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Mineralogy Magazine. After German Nickelchlorit.