noun lead·hill·ite \ˈledˌhiˌlīt\

Definition of leadhillite



  1. :  a monoclinic mineral Pb4(SO4)(CO3)2(OH)2 of a yellowish or greenish white color consisting of basic sulfate and carbonate of lead

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Origin and Etymology of leadhillite

French, from Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland + French -ite

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a brief usually trivial fact

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