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Ferrohydrosulphate (alchemy)

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This rather tongue-twisting moniker indicates a combination of iron and sulphur.

The emblem for this compound is a marriage of two other alchemical symbols; the circle topped by the arrow is a famous ideogram of the planet Mars as well as an alchemical symbol for iron, and adding the horizontal line across the arrow calls to mind the alchemical symbol for sulphur.


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Asymmetric, Closed shape, Monochrome, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has crossing lines.

Category: Alchemical Symbols.

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