plural -s
: a mineral Cu2Se consisting of copper selenide having a silver-white color when freshly broken (specific gravity 6.7)

Word History


Swedish berzelianit, irregular from Baron J. J. Berzelius †1848 Swedish chemist + Swedish -it -ite

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“Berzelianite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jun. 2023.

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