plural -s
: a mineral Sb2S2O consisting of antimony oxysulfide occurring usually as tufts of cherry-red capillary crystals and resulting from the alteration of stibnite

Word History


French kermésite, from kermès + -ite

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“Kermesite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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