boleite

noun bo·le·ite \bōˈlāˌīt, -ˈlēˌ-\

Definition of boleite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Pb9Cu8Ag3Cl21(OH)16.2H2O consisting of a basic and hydrous lead copper silver chloride

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Origin and Etymology of boleite

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


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