aciculite

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin acicula, diminutive of acus (needle)

Noun[edit]

aciculite (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) A sulfide of bismuth, lead, and copper.

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References[edit]

  • 1854, James D. Dana, A System of Mineralogy Comprising the Most Recent Discoveries, page 141
  • 1875, The Popular Encyclopedia; or, Conversations Lexicon, half-volume 10, entry "NEEDLE-ORE", page 453
  • aciculite in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • aciculite in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
  • aciculite at OneLook Dictionary Search