Leadhillite Lead"hill*ite, n. (Min.) A mineral of a yellowish or greenish white color, consisting of the sulphate and carbonate of lead; -- so called from having been first found at Leadhills, Scotland. [1913 Webster]

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  • Leadhillite — is a lead sulfate carbonate hydroxide mineral, often associated with anglesite. It has the formula Pb4SO4(CO3)2(OH)2. Leadhillite crystallizes in the monoclinic system, but forms pseudo hexagonal forms due to crystal twinning. It forms… …   Wikipedia

  • leadhillite — noun A soft lead sulfate carbonate hydroxide mineral …   Wiktionary

  • leadhillite — lead·hill·ite …   English syllables

  • leadhillite — ˈledˌhiˌlīt noun ( s) Etymology: French, from Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland + French ite : a monoclinic mineral Pb4(SO4)(CO3)2(OH)2 of a yellowish or greenish white color consisting of basic sulfate and carbonate o …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leadhillit — Chemische Formel Pb4[(OH)2|(CO3)2|SO4] Mineralklasse Wasserfreie Carbonate mit weiteren Anionen 5.BF.40 (8. Aufl.: VI/B.13 50) ( …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • List of minerals K-M (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

  • List of minerals — This is a List of minerals for which there are Wikipedia articles. Mineral variety names and mineraloids are to be listed after the valid minerals for each letter.For a complete listing (about 4,000) of all mineral names: List of minerals… …   Wikipedia

  • Lead(II) sulfate — IUPAC name lead(II) sulfate …   Wikipedia

  • Leadhills — is a village in South Lanarkshire, Scotland, 5¾ miles WSW of Elvanfoot. Population (1901) 835. It is the second highest village in Scotland after Wanlockhead, lying 395m (1295ft) above sea level, near the source of Glengonnar Water, an affluent… …   Wikipedia

  • Lead carbonate — Chembox new ImageFile = ImageSize = IUPACName = OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 598 63 0 PubChem = SMILES = Section2 = Chembox Properties Formula = PbCO3 MolarMass = 267.21 g/mol Appearance =White powder Density = 6.6 g/cm3… …   Wikipedia

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