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  • n. Lead telluride, an isometric yellowish-white mineral of the galena group.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A mineral found originally in the Altai mountains, and now also in California, Colorado, and Chili; a telluride of lead.

Etymologies

Altai Mountains, where it was discovered +‎ -ite. (Wiktionary)

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