owyheeite

noun
owy·​hee·​ite | \ ōˈwīēˌīt \
plural -s

Definition of owyheeite

: a mineral Pb5Ag2Sb6S15 consisting of a lead silver antimony sulfide occurring in metallic fibrous masses and needlelike crystals

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History and Etymology for owyheeite

Owyhee county, southwestern Idaho, its locality + English -ite

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“Owyheeite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/owyheeite. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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