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- n. A mineral form of silver chloride, AgCl, that is a rare ore of silver; horn silver.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Native silver chloride, a mineral of a white to pale yellow or gray color, darkening on exposure to the light. It may be cut by a knife, like lead or horn (hence called horn silver).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Native silver chlorid, a mineral occurring crystallized in cubes, also more commonly massive.
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