noun fa·ma·ti·nite \ˌfaməˈtēˌnīt, ˌfäm-\

Definition of famatinite



  1. :  a mineral Cu3SbS4 consisting of a reddish gray copper antimony sulfide (specific gravity 4.57)

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Origin and Etymology of famatinite

German famatinit, from Sierra de Famatina, mountain range in northwest Argentina + German -it -ite

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