jamesonite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Robert Jameson (1774-1854), Scottish mineralogist +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

jamesonite (plural jamesonites)

  1. (mineralogy) A dark grey monoclinic sulfosalt mineral with chemical formula Pb4FeSb6S14.

Further reading[edit]

  • Jamesonite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • jamesonite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016