argentite

  • 1Argentite — was primarily treated as a mineral belonging to the galena group, cubic silver sulfide (Ag2S), occasionally found as uneven cubes and octahedra, but more often as dendritic or earthy masses, with a blackish lead grey color and metallic lustre.… …

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  • 2argentite — [ arʒɑ̃tit ] n. f. • 1869; de argent ♦ Minér. Minerai d argent (sulfure), gris noir. ⇒ argyrose. ● argentite nom féminin Synonyme de argyrose. ● argentite (synonymes) nom féminin Synonymes …

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  • 3Argentite — Ar gen*tite, n. [L. argentum silver.] (Min.) Sulphide of silver; also called {vitreous silver}, or {silver glance}. It has a metallic luster, a lead gray color, and is sectile like lead. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4argentite — s. f. [Mineralogia] Mineral monométrico, sulfureto de prata, um dos mais preciosos e ricos minérios de prata.   ♦ Grafia no Brasil: argentita …

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  • 5argentite — [är′jəntīt΄] n. [< L argentum (see ARGENT) + ITE1] native silver sulfide, a lead gray cubic mineral, Ag2S, that is an important ore of silver …

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  • 6Argentite — Acanthite Acanthite Catégorie II : sulfures et sulfosels Acanthite Abrahamschacht, Freiberg, Saxe Allemagne (4x3cm) …

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  • 7Argentite-β — Acanthite Acanthite Catégorie II : sulfures et sulfosels Acanthite Abrahamschacht, Freiberg, Saxe Allemagne (4x3cm) …

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  • 8argentite — argentitas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mineralas. formulė Ag₂S atitikmenys: angl. argentite; vitreous silver rus. аргентит; серебряный блеск …

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  • 9argentite — argentitas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Anijonas, turintis centrinį Ag(I) atomą. atitikmenys: angl. argentite rus. аргентит …

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  • 10argentite — noun Date: circa 1868 a dark gray or black mineral of metallic luster that consists of native sulfide of silver and is a valuable silver ore …

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  • 11argentite — /ahr jeuhn tuyt /, n. a dark lead gray sectile mineral, silver sulfide, Ag2S, occurring in crystals and as formless aggregates: an important ore of silver. [1830 40; ARGENT + ITE1] * * * …

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  • 12argentite — noun silver sulphide, (), a primary ore of silver, in cubic or hexoctahedral crystals …

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  • 13argentite — ar·gen·tì·te s.f. TS mineral. minerale di colore grigio costituito da solfuro d argento {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: sec. XIX …

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  • 14argentite — pl.f. argentiti …

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  • 15argentite — n. type of mineral which contains silver …

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  • 16argentite — ar·gen·tite …

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  • 17argentite — ar•gen•tite [[t]ˈɑr dʒənˌtaɪt[/t]] n. mir a dark, lead gray, sectile mineral, silver sulfide, Ag2occurring in crystals and as formless aggregates: an important ore of silver • Etymology: 1830–40 …

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  • 18argentite — /ˈadʒəntaɪt/ (say ahjuhntuyt) noun silver sulphide, Ag2S, a dark lead grey sectile mineral, crystalline or massive, an important ore of silver; silver glance. {Latin argentum silver + ite1} …

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  • 19argentite — noun a valuable silver ore consisting of silver sulfide (Ag2S) • Hypernyms: ↑mineral • Substance Meronyms: ↑silver, ↑Ag, ↑atomic number 47 …

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  • 20silver glance — Argentite Ar gen*tite, n. [L. argentum silver.] (Min.) Sulphide of silver; also called {vitreous silver}, or {silver glance}. It has a metallic luster, a lead gray color, and is sectile like lead. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English