tungstenite

noun
tung·​sten·​ite | \ -stəˌnīt \
plural -s

Definition of tungstenite

: a mineral WS2 consisting of a tungsten sulfide and occurring in small lead-gray folia (hardness 2.5)

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History and Etymology for tungstenite

tungsten + -ite

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“Tungstenite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tungstenite. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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