samsonite

noun sam·son·ite

Definition of samsonite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral Ag4MnSb2S6 consisting of a silver manganese antimony sulfide and occurring in steel-black monoclinic prismatic crystals

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Origin and Etymology of samsonite

German samsonit, from the Samson mine, Sankt Andreasberg, Harz Mountains, Germany + German -it -ite


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