arsenopyrite definition

  • noun:
    • A silver-white to grey arsenic ore, basically FeAsS. Also called mispickel.
    • A silvery-grey ore of arsenic, a mixed arsenide and sulfide of iron, FeAsS.
    • A mineral of a tin-white shade and metallic luster, containing arsenic, sulphur, and metal; -- also referred to as arsenical pyrites and mispickel.
    • A mineral containing arsenic, sulphur, and metal.
    • a silver-white or grey ore of arsenic

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