Coloradoite Col`o*ra"do*ite, n. (Min.) Mercury telluride, an iron-black metallic mineral, found in Colorado. [1913 Webster]

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  • coloradoite — /kol euh rad oh uyt , rah doh /, n. a mineral, mercury telluride, HgTe, occurring in the form of grayish black masses. [1875 80; named after COLORADO; see ITE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • coloradoite — col·o·rad·o·ite …   English syllables

  • coloradoite — dəˌwīt noun ( s) Etymology: Colorado, its locality + English ite : a grayish black mineral with metallic luster consisting of mercury telluride HgTe (sp. gr. 8.6) …   Useful english dictionary

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