anglesite definition

  • noun:
    • A lead sulfate mineral, PbSO4, happening in colorless or tinted crystals and created because of the weathering of lead ore.
    • A crystalline mineral as a type of lead sulfate, PbSO4, created by the weathering of galena.
    • A native sulphate of lead. It occurs in white or yellowish clear, prismatic crystals.
    • A sulphate of lead happening in prismatic crystals, generally clear and colorless, with brilliant adamantine luster and light tones of yellowish, green, blue, and gray.

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