Plumosite \Plu"mo*site\, n. (Min.) Same as {Jamesonite}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Plumosite — can refer to any feather ore, i.e. any ore that forms fine capillaries within the surrounding rock.Generally it is a synonym for either Boulangerite, Jamesonite or Zinkenite …   Wikipedia

  • plumosite — adjective Same as Jamesonite …   Wiktionary

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  • Boulangerite — is a mineral, lead antimony sulfide, formula Pb5Sb4S11. It was named in 1837 honor of French mining engineer Charles Boulanger. It forms metallic grey monoclinic crystals. Sometimes the crystals form a fine feathery mass which has been called… …   Wikipedia

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