noun poly·ba·site \ˌpälēˈbāˌsīt, -lə̇ˈb-\

Definition of polybasite



  1. :  an iron-black metallic-looking ore (Ag,Cu)16Sb2S11 of silver consisting essentially of silver, copper, sulfur, and antimony

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Origin and Etymology of polybasite

German polybasit, from poly- + basi- + -it -ite

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a brief usually trivial fact

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