stibnite

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From Latin stibium, from Ancient Greek στίβι (stíbi).

Noun[edit]

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stibnite (countable and uncountable, plural stibnites)

  1. A grey mineral, Sb2S3, that is the main ore of antimony; used in ancient times as the cosmetic kohl.

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Further reading[edit]

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