Definition of domeykite
: a mineral Cu3As (specific gravity, 7.2–7.75) of tin-white or steel-gray color consisting of copper arsenide
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Origin and Etymology of domeykite
German domeykit, from Ignacio Domeyko †1889 Polish mineralogist in Chile + German -it -ite
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