noun jo·se·ite \zhəˈzāˌīt\

Definition of joseite



  1. :  a mineral Bi3Te(Se,S) consisting of a telluride of bismuth that also contains sulfur and selenium

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Origin and Etymology of joseite

German joseit, from São José do Paraiso, Minas Gerais, Brazil + German -it -ite

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