vrbaite

noun vrba·ite \ ˈvərbəˌīt \

Definition of vrbaite

plural -s
:a mineral TlAs2SbS5 consisting of a sulfide of thallium, arsenic, and antimony and occurring in small gray-black to dark-red orthorhombic crystals

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Origin and Etymology of vrbaite

German vrbait, from Karel Vrba †1922 Bohemian mineralogist + German -it -ite


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