plural -s
: a mineral Pb5Ag2Sb8S18(?) consisting of a lead silver antimony sulfide occurring as a metallic lead-gray prism

Word History


Hungarian fizélyite, from Sandor Fizély, 20th century Hungarian mining engineer, its discover + Hungarian -it -ite

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“Fizelyite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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