Definición de pyromorphite en inglés:

pyromorphite

Saltos de línea: pyro|morph|ite
Pronunciación: /ˌpʌɪrə(ʊ)ˈmɔːfʌɪt
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun]
A mineral consisting of a chloride and phosphate of lead, typically occurring as green, yellow, or brown crystals in the oxidized zones of lead deposits.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The result can be some of our most spectacular minerals, including azurite, malachite, smithsonite, wulfenite, pyromorphite, and mimetite.
  • Although anglesite and cerussite are found at Loudville, the two most sought-after minerals are pyromorphite and wulfenite.
  • I found two pieces of very interesting brown pyromorphite, almost like Ems Nassau, but of course much smaller.

Origen

early 19th century: from pyro- 'fire, heat' + Greek morphē 'form' + -ite1.

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Pronunciación: kənˈspɪkjʊəs
adjective
clearly visible