noun hess·ite \ˈheˌsīt\

Definition of hessite



  1. :  a mineral Ag2Te consisting of a lead-gray sectile silver telluride often auriferous and usually massive

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Origin and Etymology of hessite

German hessit, from Henry Hess †1850 Swiss chemist in Russia + German -it -ite

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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