variants or linneite
plural -s
: a mineral Co3S4 of pale steel-gray color and metallic luster that occurs in isometric crystals and also massive and that is essentially a cobalt sulfide

Word History


German linneit, from Carl von Linné + German -it -ite

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“Linnaeite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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