noun pearce·ite \ˈpirˌsīt\

Definition of pearceite



  1. :  a mineral Ag16As2S11 consisting of a monoclinic silver and arsenic sulfide

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Origin and Etymology of pearceite

Richard Pearce †1927 English metallurgist + English -ite

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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