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clausthalite

[klou-stuh-lahyt] /ˈklaʊ stəˌlaɪt/
noun
1.
a rare mineral, lead selenide, PbSe, occurring in grayish, granular crystals that have a metallic luster.
Origin of clausthalite
named after Clausthal-Zellerfeld, mining city in Germany; see -ite1
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