niccolite definition

  • noun:
    • A nickel ore, essentially nickel arsenide, NiAs, within America and European countries.
    • A mineral, a type of nickel arsenide, NiAs, having a metallic lustre and copper-red colour, that's a ore of nickel.
    • A mineral of a copper-red shade and metallic luster; an arsenide of nickel; -- called additionally coppernickel, kupfernickel.
    • Native nickel arsenide, a mineral occurring frequently massive, of a pale copper-red color and metallic luster. Also known as copper-nickel and nickeline.

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