jordanite

noun jor·dan·ite \ˈjȯ(r)dənˌīt\

Definition of jordanite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Pb14As7S2(?) consisting of a lead-gray monoclinic lead arsenic sulfide (specific gravity 6.39)

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Origin and Etymology of jordanite

German jordanit, from Dr. Jordan, 19th century German scientist + German -it -ite


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