noun agui·lar·ite \ˌä-gə-ˈlär-ˌīt\

Definition of aguilarite



  1. :  a mineral consisting of silver selenide-sulfide Ag4SeS (hardness 2, specific gravity 7.59)

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Origin and Etymology of aguilarite

P. Aguilar, flourished 1892 Mexican mine superintendent + English -ite

First Known Use: 1891

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capable of being understood in two ways

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