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emplectite

[em-plek-tahyt] /ɛmˈplɛk taɪt/
noun
1.
a mineral, copper and bismuth sulfide, occurring in the form of thin gray prisms, found with quartz.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < Greek émplekt(os) inwoven (em- em-2 + plek-, stem of plékein to plait + -tos adj. suffix) + -ite1
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