plural -s
: a mineral Pb9Cu8Ag3Cl21(OH)16.2H2O consisting of a basic and hydrous lead copper silver chloride

Word History


French boleite, from Boleo, village near Santa Rosalía, Lower California, Mexico + French -ite

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“Boleite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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