glaucodot

[glaw-kuh-dot]

noun

a mineral, iron and cobalt sulfarsenide, (Co,Fe)AsS, occurring in grayish-white crystals.

Origin of glaucodot

1840–50; < German Glaukodot, equivalent to glauko- glauco- + -dot < Greek dōtḗr giver
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