Definition of peacock ore in English:

peacock ore

Syllabification: pea·cock ore

noun

  • another term for bornite, so named for its iridescence.
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    • The names of the ores of copper point to gentle Venus qualities: azurite, malachite, turquoise, chalcopyrite and peacock ore.

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