niccolite

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Latin niccolum (nickel) +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

niccolite (countable and uncountable, plural niccolites)

  1. (mineralogy) A mineral, a form of nickel arsenide, NiAs, having a metallic lustre and copper-red colour, that is a minor ore of nickel.

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Further reading[edit]

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