dyscrasite

noun
dys·​cra·​site | \ ˈdiskrəˌsīt \
plural -s

Definition of dyscrasite

: a native compound Ag3Sb of antimony and silver usually massive and silver-white

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History and Etymology for dyscrasite

alteration of French discrase (from dis- dys- + crase, from Greek krasis mixing, combination) + English -ite

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“Dyscrasite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dyscrasite. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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