• Greenockite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greenockite Greenockite is a rare cadmium bearing metal sulfide mineral consisting of cadmium sulfide (CdS) in crystalline form. Greenockite crystallizes in the hexagonal system. It occurs as massive encrustations and as hemimorphic six-sided pyramidal crystals which vary in color from a honey yellow through shades of red to brown.
  • Greenockite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-1746.html Typically found as yellow to red hemimorphic pyramidal crystals and earthy coatings. Caution should be used in sight identifying yellow cadmium sulfide coatings as hawleyite (dimorph of greenockite) is not a very rare species and occurs in identical appearing coatings and identical environments; furthermore some of these coatings can be X-ray amorphous ("xanthochroite").
  • Greenockite | Definition of Greenockite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/greenockite Greenockite definition is - a mineral consisting of native cadmium sulfide occurring especially in yellow translucent hexagonal crystals.
  • Greenockite: The mineral greenockite information and pictures

    www.minerals.net/mineral/greenockite.aspx Greenockite is the only ore mineral of the element cadmium. Due to the rarity of Greenockite, most cadmium is actually produced as a by-product of lead and zinc ores, especially Sphalerite. Greenockite was once used as a yellow pigment and known as cadmium ochre.
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  • Greenockite | Definition of Greenockite at Dictionary.com

    www.dictionary.com/browse/greenockite Greenockite definition, a yellow mineral, cadmium sulfide, CdS, associated with zinc ores and used as a source of cadmium. See more.
  • Greenockite | mineral | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/science/greenockite Greenockite, cadmium sulfide (CdS), the only mineral containing an appreciable amount of cadmium. It forms coatings on sphalerite and other zinc minerals. It forms yellow, orange, or deep red crystals that belong to the hexagonal system. Typical occurrences are Příbram, Czech Republic; Renfrew,
  • Greenockite - definition of greenockite by The Free Dictionary

    www.thefreedictionary.com/greenockite Define greenockite. greenockite synonyms, greenockite pronunciation, greenockite translation, English dictionary definition of greenockite. n. A yellow to brown or red mineral, CdS, the only ore of cadmium. n a rare yellowish mineral consisting of cadmium sulphide in hexagonal crystalline form:...
  • Greenockite | Article about greenockite by The Free Dictionary

    encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/greenockite The species is present most typically as very minute grains associated with pyrite, sphalerite, tetrahedrite, galena and greenockite.Examples from an exposure on the north side of the 5,050 bench have been found which consist of abundant, slightly corroded arsenopyrite crystals to 1 mm, both within matrix and as free-standing individuals in quartz-lined vugs.
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    encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Greenlockite Looking for Greenlockite? Find out information about Greenlockite. CdS A green or orange mineral that crystallizes in the hexagonal system; occurs as an earthy encrustation and is dimorphous with hawleyite. Also known as... Explanation of Greenlockite