from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See arsenopyrite.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The mineral arsenopyrite

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Arsenical iron pyrites; arsenopyrite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as arsenopyrite.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a silver-white or grey ore of arsenic


Obsolete German Misspickel, from earlier Misspült, Misspückel.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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