Sternbergite Stern"berg*ite, n. [So named after Count Kaspar Sternberg of Prague.] (Min.) A sulphide of silver and iron, occurring in soft flexible lamin[ae] varying in color from brown to black. [1913 Webster]

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  • sternbergite — ● sternbergite nom féminin Synonyme de argentopyrite. ● sternbergite (synonymes) nom féminin Synonymes : argentopyrite sternbergite [stɛʀnbɛʀʒit] n. f. ÉTYM. 1874; du nom du savant tchèque J. de Sternberg, et ite. ❖ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sternbergite — stern·berg·ite …   English syllables

  • sternbergite — ˈstərnˌbərˌgīt noun ( s) Etymology: Count Kaspar M. von Sternberg died 1838 Bohemian naturalist + English ite : a dark brown mineral (AgFe2S3) that is a silver iron sulfide and occurs in tabular crystals or soft flexible laminae …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of minerals S-T (complete) — It is currently not possible to have a complete list of minerals . The International Mineralogical Association is the international group that recognises new minerals and new mineral names, however minerals discovered before 1959 did not go… …   Wikipedia

  • Sternbergit — und Pyargyrit aus Jáchymov, Tschechien Chemische Formel AgFe2S3 Mineralklasse Sulfide und Sulfosalze 2.CB.65 (8. Auflage 2/ …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • argentopyrite — ● argentopyrite nom féminin Sulfure naturel de fer et d argent AgFe3S5, gris orthorhombique. ● argentopyrite (synonymes) nom féminin Sulfure naturel de fer et d argent AgFe 3 S 5... Synonymes : sternbergite argentopyrite [aʀʒɑ̃topiʀit] n. f. ÉTYM …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • στερνβεργίτης — ο, Ν (ορυκτ.) θειούχο ορυκτό τού αργύρου και τού σιδήρου με σκουροκάστανο ή μαύρο χρώμα. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Μεταφορά στην ελλ. ξεν. όρου, πρβλ. αγγλ. sternbergite από το όν. τού κόμη von Sternberg] …   Dictionary of Greek

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