miargyrite

noun mi·ar·gy·rite \(ˌ)mī¦ärjəˌrīt\

Definition of miargyrite

  1. :  a mineral AgSbS2 consisting of a silver antimony sulfide and occurring in iron-black to steel-gray crystals or masses whose powder is cherry red

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Origin and Etymology of miargyrite

German miargyrit, from mi- + argyr- + -it -ite


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