plural -s
: a steel gray mineral CuAgS consisting of silver copper sulfide of metallic luster and usually occurring in compact masses (hardness 2.5–3, specific gravity 6.15–6.3)

Word History


German stromeyerit, from Friedrich Strohmeyer †1835 German chemist + German -it -ite

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“Stromeyerite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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