famatinite

noun
fa·​ma·​ti·​nite | \ ˌfaməˈtēˌnīt, ˌfäm- \
plural -s

Definition of famatinite

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

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History and Etymology for famatinite

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

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“Famatinite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/famatinite. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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