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cerussite or cerusite (ˈsɪərəˌsaɪt)
Also called: white lead ore a usually white mineral, found in veins. It is a source of lead. Composition: lead carbonate. Formula: PbCO3. Crystal structure: orthorhombic
[C19: from Latin cērussa (see ceruse) + -ite1]
cerusite or cerusite
[C19: from Latin cērussa (see ceruse) + -ite1]

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