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Definition of the noun arsenopyrite

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noun - plural: arsenopyrites

  1. a silver-white or grey ore of arsenic
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • synonym of arsenopyrite: mispickel
    • more generic word: mineral = solid homogeneous inorganic substances occurring in nature having a definite chemical composition
    • substance: atomic number 33 / arsenic / As = a very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms; arsenic and arsenic compounds are used as herbicides and insecticides and various alloys

Alternative definition of the noun arsenopyrite

noun

  1. [mineralogy] A silvery-grey ore of arsenic, a mixed arsenide and sulfide of iron, FeAsS.

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Google previewGeologic Studies in Alaska by the U.S. Geological Survey During ... (1997)

ARSENIC Arsenopyrite is a common constituent of many gold- bearing ...

Google previewGeologic Studies in Alaska by the U.S. Geological Survey, 1995 (1997)

by J. E. Gray

ARSENIC Arsenopyrite is a common constituent of many gold- bearing ...

Google previewDana's Minerals and How to Study Them (After Edward Salisbury Dana) (1998)

by Cornelius S. Hurlbut, W. Edwin Sharp

Arsenopyrite is a widespread mineral formed under varying conditions of deposition. It is most commonly encountered in gold-quartz veins such as those at Lead, South Dakota; Dablonega, Georgia; Mother Lode of California; Deloro. Ontario ...

Google previewGEOLOGY- Volume IV (2009)

by Benedetto De Vivo, Bernhard Grasemann, Kurt Stüwe

Arsenopyrite is a fairly common mineral in several hydrothermal deposits, usually of medium to high temperature. It may have an economic interest for arsenic and gold. Molybdenite (MoS2): Class 2: Molybdenite is hexagonal, quite soft ...

Google previewApplied Mineralogy in the Mining Industry (2000)

by W. Petruk

Another deposit that contains high amounts of 'invisible' gold in pyrite and arsenopyrite is a section of the Olympias deposit in Greece. Samples of the ore were analyzed by Chryssoulis and Cabri (Cabri and Chryssoulis, 1990; Chryssoulis and ...

Google previewThe Basics of the Periodic Table (2013)

by Leon Gray

Arsenopyrite, for example, is a compound made of iron, arsenic, and sulfur and has the chemical formula FeAsS. Arsenopyrite is the most common naturally occurring mineral that contains arsenic.

Google previewArsenic, Selenium, Antimony Ultra-Trace Analysis (2012)

by Paul Gouda

Arsenopyrite is an iron arsenic sulfide (FeAsS). It is a hard (Mohs 5.5-6) metallic, ...

Google previewThe Mineral Book (2014)

by David McQueen

Arsenic ore/arsenopyrite is a rare ore mineral, ...

Google previewFundamentals of Irrigation and On-farm Water Management: (2010)

by Hossain Ali

Arsenopyrite is the most common and the most abundant in nature among the above listed minerals. This is how it is considered as principal source of arsenic contamination in groundwater in many areas in West-Bengal, India, ...

Google previewGeomicrobiology, Fifth Edition (2008)

by Henry Lutz Ehrlich, Dianne K. Newman

Arsenopyrite is the most common and widespread mineral form of arsenic, but orpiment and realgar are also fairly common. The ultimate source of arsenic on the Earth's surface is igneous activity. On weathering of arsenic-containing rocks, ...

Google previewBulletin (1902)

Arsenopyrite (mispickel) FeasS Arsenopyrite is the sulfarsenid of iron and contains ...

Google previewDescription of the State Geologic Map of 1901 (1902)

by Ephraim Porter Felt, Frederick James Hamilton Merrill

' Arsenopyrite (mispickel) FeAsS Arsenopyrite is the sulfarsenid of iron and contains ...

Google previewReport (1904)

by New York State Museum, New York State Museum and Science Service

Arsenopyrite (mispickel) FeAsS Arsenopyrite is the sulfarsenid of iron and contains ...

Google previewAnnual Report (1904)

by New York State Museum

Arsenopyrite (mispickel) FeAsS Arsenopyrite is the sulfarsenid of iron and contains ...

Google previewChemical Analysis of Thermal Waters in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, 1960-65 (1973)

by Jack James Rowe, Robert Orville Fournier, George Washington Morey

Arsenopyrite is the most abundant ore mineral, followed by pyrite, ...

Google previewGeochemistry of Hydrothermal Ore Deposits (1997)

by Hubert Lloyd Barnes

Although less abundant than many iron, copper-iron, and iron-nickel sulfides, arsenopyrite is a common, paragenetically early accessory mineral in hydrothermal ore deposits and has the great advantage of being relatively refractory. Hence ...

Google previewGeological Survey Bulletin (1949)

by Geological Survey (U.S.)

Arsenopyrite is the most abundant ore mineral, followed by pyrite, ...

Google previewGeological Survey professional paper (1987)

by Geological Survey (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.). Geographic Names Information Management

Arsenopyrite is a lesser constituent of many veins, but in some ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

The mineral arsenopyrite is a sulfarsenide of iron corresponding to the formula FeAsS.

Arsenopyrite is a common mineral with tin and lead ores and in pegmatites, probably having been deposited by action of both vapors and hydrothermal ...

Google previewEngineering and Mining Journal (1923)

Arsenopyrite is the chief sulphide found in the ore or ledge series, with pyrrhotite second. Differential sampling has shown the gold to be associated with the arsenopyrite to a greater extent than with the pyrrhotite. Pyrrhotite is most abundant in ...

Google previewProfessional Paper - United States Geological Survey (1913)

by Geological Survey (U.S.)

* Arsenopyrite. — Arsenopyrite is an abundant primary ...

Google previewGeology and Mineral Resources of the Ivanpah Quadrangle, California and Nevada (1956)

by Donnel Foster Hewett

Arsenopyrite is a common constituent in some of the massive-sulfide ore from the Old ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopædia (1917)

by Frank Moore Colby, Talcott Williams

The arsenopyrite is the usual commercial ore from which arsenic is obtained, and the process for its reduction is by heating the ore in earthenware retorts or As arsenic is quite volatile on heating, it condenses in the iron tube as a coherent ...

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Arsenopyrite Meaning

Video shows what arsenopyrite means. A silvery-grey ore of arsenic, a mixed arsenide and sulfide of iron, FeAsS.. arsenopyrite synonyms: AsPy, mispickel.

Scrabble value of A1R1S1E1N1O1P3Y4R1I1T1E1

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Anagrams of ARSENOPYRITE

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  • PYROARSENITE

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