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millerite

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noun mil·ler·ite \ˈmi-lə-ˌrīt\

Definition of millerite

  1. :  sulfide of nickel NiS usually occurring as a mineral in capillary yellow crystals



Origin and Etymology of millerite

German Millerit, from William H. Miller †1880 English mineralogist


First Known Use: 1854


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