noun steph·an·ite \ˈstefəˌnīt\

Definition of stephanite



  1. :  a mineral Ag5SbS4 consisting of an orthorhombic iron black sulfide of silver and antimony and having metallic luster

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Origin and Etymology of stephanite

German stephanit, from Archduke Stephan of Austria †1867 + German -it -ite

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to cast off or become cast off

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