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greenockite


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Greenockite  \Green"ock*ite\,  n.  [Named  after  Lord  Greenock.] 
  (Min.) 
  Native  cadmium  sulphide,  a  mineral  occurring  in  yellow 
  hexagonal  crystals,  also  as  an  earthy  incrustation. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  greenockite 
  n  :  ore  of  cadmium;  a  rare  yellowish  mineral  consisting  of 
  cadmium  sulphide  in  crystalline  form  [syn:  {cadmium 
  sulphide}] 




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