ferberite

noun fer·ber·ite \ˈfərbəˌrīt, ˈfer-\

Definition of ferberite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral FeWO4 consisting of a valuable ferrous tungstate occurring in black granular masses

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Origin and Etymology of ferberite

German ferberit, from Rudolph Ferber, 19th century German + German -it -ite


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