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argentite definition

  • noun:
    • a very important gold ore, Ag2S, with a lead-gray shade and metallic luster which usually tarnished a dull black colored.
    • gold sulphide, (Ag2S), a primary ore of gold, in cubic or hexoctahedral crystals.
    • Sulphide of silver; -- also referred to as vitreous gold, or silver look. It offers a metallic luster, a lead-gray color, and it is sectile like lead.
    • gold sulphid, a blackish lead gray mineral, happening in crystals, in crusts, and huge.
    • a valuable gold ore comprising gold sulfide (Ag2S)
    • a very important silver ore, Ag2S, with a lead-gray shade and metallic luster which frequently tarnished a dull black.
    • Silver sulphide, (Ag2S), a primary ore of silver, in cubic or hexoctahedral crystals.
    • Sulphide of silver; -- also known as vitreous silver, or silver glimpse. This has a metallic luster, a lead-gray color, and it is sectile like lead.
    • gold sulphid, a blackish lead-gray mineral, occurring in crystals, in crusts, and massive.
    • a valuable silver ore consisting of silver sulfide (Ag2S)
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