germanite

/ (ˈdʒɜːməˌnaɪt) /

noun

a mineral consisting of a complex copper arsenic sulphide containing germanium, gallium, iron, zinc, and lead: an ore of germanium and gallium

Nearby words

  1. germanic,
  2. germanicus,
  3. germanicus caesar,
  4. germanism,
  5. germanist,
  6. germanium,
  7. germanize,
  8. germano-,
  9. germanophile,
  10. germanophobe

Word Origin for germanite

from germanium + -ite 1

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