arquerite

noun
ar·​que·​rite | \ ärˈkeˌrīt \
plural -s

Definition of arquerite

: a mineral consisting of a soft malleable variety of amalgam

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History and Etymology for arquerite

French arquérite, from Arqueros, Chile, its locality + French -ite

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“Arquerite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/arquerite. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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