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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πῦρ(pûr, fire) +‎ ἄργῠρος(árguros, silver).

NounEdit

pyrargyrite ‎(plural pyrargyrites)

  1. (mineralogy) Ruby silver; dark red or black-coloured silver ore with a metallic adamantine luster, a sulphide of antimony and silver, Ag3SbS3, occurring in rhombohedral crystals

External linksEdit

  • pyrargyrite Barthelmy, David (accessed 29 August 2016) Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1]
  • pyrargyrite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016