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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Argentite  \Ar"gen*tite\,  n.  [L.  argentum  silver.]  (Min.) 
  Sulphide  of  silver;  --  also  called  {vitreous  silver},  or 
  {silver  glance}.  It  has  a  metallic  luster,  a  lead-gray  color, 
  and  is  sectile  like  lead. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  argentite 
  n  :  a  valuable  silver  ore  consisting  of  silver  sulfide  (Ag2S) 




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