braggite

noun
bragg·​ite | \ ˈbraˌgīt \
plural -s

Definition of braggite

: a mineral PtS consisting of platinum sulfide, usually containing other metals (such as palladium and nickel), and occurring in platiniferous rocks

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History and Etymology for braggite

Sir W.H. & Sir W.L. Bragg + English -ite

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“Braggite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/braggite. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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