from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See pyrite.
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- n. A mineral or other substance often mistaken for gold, mainly used for iron pyrite.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. iron or copper pyrites, resembling gold in color.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a common mineral (iron disulfide) that has a pale yellow color
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