Antimonide mineral

Antimonide mineral

An antimonide mineral is a mineral that contains antimonide for its main anion.

Examples are breithauptite and cuprostibite.

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  • Sulfide mineral — A sulfide mineral is a mineral containing sulfide (S2 ) as the major anion. Sulfides are economically important as metal ores. The sulfide class also includes the selenides, the tellurides, the arsenides, the antimonides, the bismuthinides, and… …   Wikipedia

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  • Romeite — Roméite is a calcium antimonide mineral with the formula (Ca,Fe,Mn,Na)2(Sb,Ti)2O6(O,OH,F). Roméite is a honey yellow mineral crystallizing in the hexoctahedral crystal system. It has a Mohs hardness of 5.5 6.0. It occurs in Algeria, Australia,… …   Wikipedia

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  • breithauptite — noun A nickel antimonide mineral with the chemical formula NiSb, having a metallic opaque copper red appearance …   Wiktionary

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