noun owy·hee·ite \ōˈwīēˌīt\

Definition of owyheeite



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

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Origin and Etymology of owyheeite

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

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capable of being understood in two ways

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