Definition of Cerussite. Meaning of Cerussite. Synonyms of Cerussite

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Definition of Cerussite

Cerussite
Cerusite Ce"ru*site, Cerussite Ce"rus*site, n. (Min.) Native lead carbonate; a mineral occurring in colorless, white, or yellowish transparent crystals, with an adamantine, also massive and compact.

Meaning of Cerussite from wikipedia

- Cerussite (also known as lead carbonate or white lead ore) is a mineral consisting of lead carbonate (PbCO3), and an important ore of lead. The name is...
- of the Desert is a cerussite gem in the Royal Ontario Museum's collection. It is the world’s largest faceted example of cerussite, weighing 898 carats...
- secondary mineral in oxidized hydrothermal lead deposits. It occurs with cerussite, anglesite, smithsonite, hemimorphite, vanadinite, pyromorphite, mimetite...
- lead(II) acetate and carbon dioxide. It occurs naturally as the mineral cerussite. There are a number of basic lead carbonates and related compounds, including:...
- incrustations. It occurs ****ociated with smithsonite, hemimorphite, willemite, cerussite, aurichalcite, calcite and limonite. It was first described in 1853 for...
- material to be described as having adamantine luster, although anglesite, cerussite and corundum in some of its forms are also described in this way. Yogo...
- Baryte (salmon-colored) with cerussite from Morocco...
- overgrows crocoite. It may also be overgrown by yellow cerussite. It may be ****ociated with cerussite, plattnerite, azurite, malachite, pyromorphite, mimetite...
- mineral, in which context it is known as hydrocerussite, a hydrate of cerussite. It was formerly used as an ingredient for lead paint and a cosmetic called...
- compounds, generally in the form of sulfides such as galena (lead sulfide) or cerussite (lead carbonate). So the primary production of silver requires the smelting...
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