wittite

noun
witt·​ite | \ ˈwiˌtīt \
plural -s

Definition of wittite

: a mineral Pb5Bi6(S,Se)14 consisting of a sulfide and selenide of lead and bismuth

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History and Etymology for wittite

Swedish wittit, from T. Witt, 20th century mining engineer + Swedish -it -ite

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“Wittite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wittite. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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