\\ˈbərthēəˌrīt\ noun (-s)
Etymology: French berthierite, after Pierre Berthier died 1861 French chemist + French -ite
: a mineral FeSb2S4 consisting of a sulfide of antimony and iron of a dark steel-gray color (sp. gr. 4.0)

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berthierite Min.
[Named 1827 after Berthier, a French naturalist.]
A sulphide of antimony and iron, occurring native in elongated masses or prisms; also called Haidingerite.

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  • Berthierite — is a mineral, a sulfide of iron and antimony with formula FeSb2S4. It is steel grey in colour with a metallic lustre which can be covered by an iridescent tarnish. Because of its appearance it is often mistaken for stibnite. It was discovered in… …   Wikipedia

  • Berthierite — Ber thi*er*ite, n. [From Berthier, a French naturalist.] (Min.) A double sulphide of antimony and iron, of a dark steel gray color. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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