tsumebite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Tsumeb, a town in Namibia, +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

tsumebite (uncountable)

  1. a mixed basic phosphate and sulphate of lead and copper that is found as green crystals

Further reading[edit]

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