bismutite

[ biz-muh-tahyt ]
/ ˈbɪz məˌtaɪt /

noun

a mineral, bismuth carbonate, resulting from the alteration of bismuth minerals: a minor source of bismuth.

Nearby words

  1. bismuthine,
  2. bismuthinite,
  3. bismuthosis,
  4. bismuthous,
  5. bismuthyl,
  6. bisnaga,
  7. bison,
  8. bisontine,
  9. bisphenoid,
  10. bisphosphonate

Origin of bismutite

< German Bismutit, equivalent to Bismut bismuth + -it -ite1

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