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aleksite

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EtymologyEdit

From Russian Алєксєєв (Alєksєєv) + -ite, after the mine where it was found.

NounEdit

aleksite

  1. (mineralogy) A trigonal-hexagonal scalenohedral steel gray mineral containing bismuth, lead, sulfur, and tellurium.

ReferencesEdit

  • Aleksite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.

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