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from The Century Dictionary.

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

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

Etymologies

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Altai Mountains, where it was discovered +‎ -ite.

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