teallite

noun
teall·​ite | \ ˈtēˌlīt \
plural -s

Definition of teallite

: a mineral PbSnS2 consisting of a sulfide of tin and lead and occurring in black metallic flexible folia (hardness 1–2, sp. gr 6.4)

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History and Etymology for teallite

J. J. Harris Teall †1924 English geologist + English -ite

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“Teallite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teallite. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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