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  • n. A complex cubic sulfosalt mineral of silver, copper, iron, antimony, and arsenic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A variety of tetrahedrite containing several per cent. of silver: named from Freiberg in Saxony.

Etymologies

Freiberg, Saxony, where it was found in silver mines, +‎ -ite. (Wiktionary)

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