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clausthalite

[klou-stuh-lahyt]
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noun
  1. a rare mineral, lead selenide, PbSe, occurring in grayish, granular crystals that have a metallic luster.

Origin of clausthalite

named after Clausthal-Zellerfeld, mining city in Germany; see -ite1
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