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Name:Cobalto-calcite
Derivation:From "Kobald" (German) goblin or demon
Formula: (Ca,Co)CO3
Description: Pink crystals

German miners gave named cobalt after a goblin, because they supposed it to be a mischievous and hurtful metal.

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