noun baum·hau·er·ite \(ˈ)bau̇-¦mau̇-ə-ˌrīt, (ˈ)bau̇m-¦hau̇-\

Definition of baumhauerite



  1. :  a mineral Pb4As6S13 consisting of a lead thioarsenite and occurring in metallic gray monoclinic crystals

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Origin and Etymology of baumhauerite

H.A. Baumhauer †1926 Swiss mineralogist + English -ite

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to cast off or become cast off

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