coloradoite

[kol-uh-rad-oh-ahyt, -rah-doh-]

Origin of coloradoite

1875–80; named after Colorado; see -ite1
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Examples from the Web for coloradoite

Historical Examples of coloradoite

  • Coloradoite is a telluride of mercury, also a new mineral and quite rare.

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