bindheimite

[ bint-hahy-mahyt ]
/ ˈbɪnt haɪˌmaɪt /

noun

a mineral, hydrous antimonate of lead, resulting from the alteration of lead antimony ores.

Nearby words

  1. bind hand and foot,
  2. bind over,
  3. binder,
  4. binder twine,
  5. bindery,
  6. bindi,
  7. bindi-eye,
  8. binding,
  9. binding energy,
  10. binding post

Origin of bindheimite

named after J. J. Bindheim (died 1825), German chemist; see -ite1

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