silver glance
Argentite Ar"gen*tite, n. [L. argentum silver.] (Min.) Sulphide of silver; -- also called {vitreous silver}, or {silver glance}. It has a metallic luster, a lead-gray color, and is sectile like lead. [1913 Webster]

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  • Silver glance — Silver Sil ver (s[i^]l v[ e]r), n. [OE. silver, selver, seolver, AS. seolfor, siolfur, siolufr, silofr, sylofr; akin to OS. silubar, OFries. selover, D. zilver, LG. sulver, OHG. silabar, silbar, G. silber, Icel. silfr, Sw. silfver, Dan. s[ o]lv,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • silver glance — noun Etymology: silver (II) : argentite * * * silver glance, a variety of silver ore; argentite …   Useful english dictionary

  • silver-glance — silˈver glance noun Native sulphide of silver • • • Main Entry: ↑silver …   Useful english dictionary

  • silver glance — /ˈsɪlvə glans/ (say silvuh glahns) noun → argentite …   Australian English dictionary

  • brittle silver glance — Silver Sil ver (s[i^]l v[ e]r), n. [OE. silver, selver, seolver, AS. seolfor, siolfur, siolufr, silofr, sylofr; akin to OS. silubar, OFries. selover, D. zilver, LG. sulver, OHG. silabar, silbar, G. silber, Icel. silfr, Sw. silfver, Dan. s[ o]lv,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Silver — Sil ver (s[i^]l v[ e]r), n. [OE. silver, selver, seolver, AS. seolfor, siolfur, siolufr, silofr, sylofr; akin to OS. silubar, OFries. selover, D. zilver, LG. sulver, OHG. silabar, silbar, G. silber, Icel. silfr, Sw. silfver, Dan. s[ o]lv, Goth.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Silver beater — Silver Sil ver (s[i^]l v[ e]r), n. [OE. silver, selver, seolver, AS. seolfor, siolfur, siolufr, silofr, sylofr; akin to OS. silubar, OFries. selover, D. zilver, LG. sulver, OHG. silabar, silbar, G. silber, Icel. silfr, Sw. silfver, Dan. s[ o]lv,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glance — glance1 [glans, gläns] vi. glanced, glancing [ME glansen, glenchen, prob. a blend < OFr glacier, to slip (see GLACIS) + guenchir, to elude < Frank * wenkjan, to totter; akin to OE wancol, unstable] 1. to strike a surface obliquely and go… …   English World dictionary

  • Silver Spring — est un secteur urbanisé et non incorporé du comté de Montgomery au Maryland aux États Unis. Après Baltimore et Columbia, Silver Spring est le troisième lieu le plus peuplé du Maryland[1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Silver War (NCIS) — Infobox Television episode Title = Silver War Colour = Series = NCIS Season = 3 Episode = 4 Airdate = October 11, 2005 Production = 03x04 Director = Dennis Smith Guests = Brian Dietzen as Jimmy Palmer Episode list = Episode chronology Prev = Mind …   Wikipedia

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