[ ang-guh l-sahyt ]
/ ˈæŋ gəlˌsaɪt /
a mineral, lead sulfate, PbSO4, found in massive deposits and in colorless or variously tinted crystals: a minor ore of lead.
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Words nearby anglesite
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British Dictionary definitions for anglesite
/ (ˈæŋɡəlˌsaɪt) /
a white or grey secondary mineral consisting of lead sulphate in orthorhombic crystalline form. It occurs in lead-ore deposits and is a source of lead. Formula: PbSO 4
Word Origin for anglesite
C19: from Anglesey, where it was first found
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