noun Etymology: French anglésite, from Anglesey Island, Wales Date: circa 1841 a mineral consisting of lead sulfate formed by the oxidation of galena

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  • Anglesite — Anglésite Anglésite Général Synonymes sulfate de plomb (II) No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Anglesite — An gle*site, n. [From the Isle of Anglesea.] (Min.) A native sulphate of lead. It occurs in white or yellowish transparent, prismatic crystals. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anglesite — [aŋ′gəl sīt΄, aŋ′glə sīt΄] n. [after ANGLESEY, where it was discovered] a usually white, orthorhombic mineral, PbSO4, often found with galena; lead sulfate …   English World dictionary

  • Anglesite — Infobox mineral name = Anglesite category = Sulfate mineral boxwidth = boxbgcolor = imagesize = caption = formula = PbSO4 molweight = color = Colorless to white, commonly tintedgray; orange, yellow, green, blue, rarely violet habit = Granular,… …   Wikipedia

  • anglesite — /ang geuhl suyt /, n. a mineral, lead sulfate, PbSO4, found in massive deposits and in colorless or variously tinted crystals: a minor ore of lead. [1830 40; named after ANGLESEY where it was first found; see ITE1] * * * ▪ mineral       naturally …   Universalium

  • anglesite — noun A crystalline mineral form of lead sulfate, PbSO, formed by the weathering of galena. A curious form of anglesite was noticed in a specimen from Durango, Iowa …   Wiktionary

  • anglesite — anglezitas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mineralas. formulė Pb[SO₄] atitikmenys: angl. anglesite rus. англезит …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • anglesite — ˈaŋgəlˌsīt, gləˌ noun ( s) Etymology: French anglesite, from Anglesey island, Wales, its locality + French ite : a common secondary mineral consisting of lead sulfate PbSO4 and formed by the oxidation of galena …   Useful english dictionary

  • anglesite —    A cave mineral PbSO4 [11] …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

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