Hauerite Hau"er*ite (h[add]"[~e]r*[imac]t), n. [Named after Von Hauer, of Vienna.] (Min.) Native sulphide of manganese, a reddish brown or brownish black mineral. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hauerit — Chemische Formel MnS2 Mineralklasse Sulfide und Sulfosalze 2.EB.05 (8. Auflage: II/D.17 060) (nach Strunz) (nach Dana) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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