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Aikinite

Definition of the noun Aikinite

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noun

  1. [mineralogy] A sulfide mineral of lead, copper and bismuth.

Explanation

Aikinite is a sulfide mineral of lead, copper and bismuth with formula PbCuBiS₃. It forms black to grey or reddish brown acicular orthorhombic crystals with a Mohs hardness of 2 to 2.5 and a specific gravity of 6.1 to 6.8. It was originally found in 1843 in the Beryozovskoye deposit, Ural Mountains. It is named after Arthur Aikin, an English geologist.

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Google previewThe Mining Investor (1907)

Aikinite is a sulphide oi copper, bismuth and lead, and the discovery near Round Mountain carries 740 ounces oi silver to the ton. Nearly seven thousand men were killed or injured in the coal mines operated in this country during 1906.

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences ... (1874)

by Henry Watts

Agrostemmine - - • e s - Aikinite.—Air - .

Google previewThe International Encyclopaedic Dictionary ... (1901)

mineral called also AIKINITE (q.v.). See also Acic quality of £ ag-In-otis, a... [In Fr, acineur.] ULAR BISMUTh. Lang., 6th ed., ii. 54. Min. : Consisting of minute granular concretions. fâte, fåt, färe, amidst, whät, fall, father; wé, wét, here, camel, hêr, ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

aikinite Mineralogy. PbCuBiS,. an opaque, lead- gray orthorhombic mineral with a metallic luster, massive in habit or as prismatic ...

Google previewA Supplement to Ure's Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines (1863)

by Robert Hunt

Aikinite — called also Needle Ore, and the plumbo- cupriferous ...

Google previewComprehensive Dictionary of Petroleum Science and Technology (1993)

by Magdeleine Moureau, Gerald Brace

aikinite - aikinite/ (miner).

Google previewTHE ENCYCLOPAEDIC DICTIONARY (1896)

Preparations of bismuth are sometimes employed externally as cosmetics, but when a sulphuretted gas acts upon them they blacken the face, *f Acicular Bismuth is = Aikinite ; Carbon* ate of Bismuth = Bismuth Carbonate ; Cupreous Bismuth ...

Google previewUniversal Dictionary of the English Language (1900)

A New and Original Work Presenting for Convenient Reference the Orthography, Pronuciation, Meaning, Use, Origin and Development of Every Word in the English Language... by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

Acicular Bismuth is = Aikinite; Carbonate 0] Bismuth = Bismuth Carbonate; Cupreous Bismuth ...

Google previewUniversal Dictionary of the English Language: A-Cre (1899)

by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

Acicular Bismuth is : Aikinite; Carbonare of Bismuth : Bismuth Carbonate; Cupreoue Bismuth : (a Aikinite, (b) Wittichemte; Oxide of Bismu = Bismite; Silicate of Bismuth : Eulytite ; Sui um of Bismuth = Bismuthinite; Telluric ' uth=Tetradymita ...

Google previewThe Modern World Dictionary of the English Language ... (1896)

To which is Added a Compendium of Historical, Biographical, Geographical, Scientific, Religious, and Sociological Names, and a Complete Summary of Human Achievement in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries ... by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

Acicular Bismuth is = Aikinite; Carbonate of Bismuth = Bismuth Carbonate; Cupreows Bismuth = (a) Aikinite, (b) Wittichenite; 0xide of Bismuth. = Bismite ; Silicate of Bismuth = Eulytite : Sulphuret of Bismuth = Bismuthinite; Telluric Bismuth ...

Google previewThe Encyclopædic Dictionary (1879)

A New and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use by Robert Hunter

bismuth nrc sometimes employed externally as cosmetics, but when a sulphuretted gus acts UJMJU them they blacken the face, IF Acicitlar Bismuth is = Aikinite ; Carbonate of Ilismnth — Bismuth Carbomite ; Cupreous Bismuth — (a) Aikinite ...

Google previewLloyd's Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)

A New and Original Work of Refrence to the Words in the English Language

•ff Acicular Bismuth is f= Aikinite ; Carbon- oie 0/ Bismuth = Bismuth Carbonate ; Cupreous BismutJi ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1870)

by Robert Gordon Latham

bismuth; Aikinite ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1878)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes

Aikinite (Needle-ore), 2(3PbS + Bi1S3)-t-3(CuS + Bi2S3). Right prismatic ; long ...

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