Skip to search.

Definition of stannite


Reference
Dictionary
Encyclopedia
Thesaurus
World Factbook

 
Search Dictionary:

Houghton Mifflin

stan·nite  audio  (stnt) KEY 

NOUN:
A gray to black mineral, Cu2FeSnS4, having a metallic luster. Also called tin pyrites.

ETYMOLOGY:
Late Latin stannum, tin ; see stannic + -ite1


Visit our partner's site
Provided by Houghton Mifflin
logoeReference -- Download this interactive reference software to your desktop computer