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- n. A natural mineral form of silver bromide.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as bromyrite.
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In combination with silver it is found as the mineral bromargyrite (bromite).
It does not occur free in nature, but is occasionally found in combination with silver as bromargyrite (AgBr) and, together with chloride, in embolite.