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Cerussite

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Ce′rus-site

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Noun.
(Min.)
Native lead carbonate; a mineral occurring in colorless, white, or yellowish transparent crystals, with an adamantine, also massive and compact.

Definition 2022


cerussite

cerussite

English

Cerussite

Noun

cerussite (countable and uncountable, plural cerussites)

  1. (mineralogy) A mineral form of lead carbonate, PbCO3, that is an ore of lead.

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See also

  1. James D. Dana: Dana's System of Mineralogy. Volume II, seventh edition, revised by Charles Palache, Harry Berman, and Clifford Frondel. John Wiley & Sons, 1951