[ koo-puh-rahyt ]
/ ˈku pəˌraɪt /
a mineral, sulfide and arsenide of platinum, occurring in igneous rocks in the form of steel-gray crystals.
Origin of cooperite
after R. A. Cooper, who described it in 1920; see -ite1
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