germanite

noun
ger·​ma·​nite
plural -s

Definition of germanite

: a mineral Cu3(Ge,Fe, etc.)(S,As)4 consisting of a copper iron germanium sulfide occurring in metallic reddish gray masses

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History and Etymology for germanite

International Scientific Vocabulary germani- (from New Latin germanium) + -ite; originally formed as German germanit

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“Germanite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/germanite. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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