Definition of realgar in English:
A soft reddish mineral consisting of arsenic sulphide, formerly used as a pigment and in fireworks.
- Orpiment is a lesser mineral associated with realgar and lead sulfosalts in dolomite at Binnental, Valais, Switzerland.
- It is an alteration product of realgar, native arsenic, and, less commonly, arsenopyrite.
- The next morning we drove west to the famous town of Shimen, the locality for all the superb realgar and orpiment crystals.
Words that rhyme with realgaralga, Trafalgar
Definition of realgar in:
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