iron pyrites


: pyrite

called also iron pyrite

Word History

First Known Use

1684, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of iron pyrites was in 1684

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Cite this Entry

“Iron pyrites.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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