boulangerite

[ boo-lan-juh-rahyt ]
/ buˈlæn dʒəˌraɪt /

noun

a bluish lead-gray mineral, lead antimony sulfide, Pb5Sb4S11, a minor ore of lead.

Nearby words

  1. bouillotte lamp,
  2. bouillotte table,
  3. boulanger,
  4. boulanger, nadia,
  5. boulangerie,
  6. boulangism,
  7. boulder,
  8. boulder canyon,
  9. boulder clay,
  10. boulder dam

Origin of boulangerite

named after C. L. Boulanger (1810–49), French mining engineer; see -ite1

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