Zarnich ar"nich, n. [F., fr. Ar. az-zern[=i]kh, fr. Gr. ?. See {Arsenic}.] (Min.) Native sulphide of arsenic, including sandarach, or realgar, and orpiment. [1913 Webster]

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  • zarnich — /zärˈnik/ noun A naturally occurring sulphide of arsenic, such as orpiment (arsenic trisulphide) or realgar (arsenic monosulphide) (also zarˈnec) ORIGIN: Ar zarnīkh …   Useful english dictionary

  • zernich — obs. form of zarnich …   Useful english dictionary

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