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  1. mimetite(Noun)

    An arsenate mineral which forms in lead deposits, usually by the oxidation of galena and arsenopyrite.

  2. Origin: Μιμητής, "imitator", from its similarity to pyromorphite.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mimetite(noun)

    a mineral occurring in pale yellow or brownish hexagonal crystals. It is an arseniate of lead

  2. Origin: [Gr. an imitator. So called because it resembles pyromorphite.]

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  1. Mimetite

    Mimetite, whose name derives from the Greek Μιμητής mimethes, meaning "imitator", is a lead arsenate chloride mineral which forms as a secondary mineral in lead deposits, usually by the oxidation of galena and arsenopyrite. The name is a reference to mimetite's resemblance to the mineral pyromorphite. This resemblance is not coincidental, as mimetite forms a mineral series with pyromorphite and with vanadinite. Notable occurrences are Mapimi, Durango, Mexico and Tsumeb, Namibia.

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    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mimetite in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mimetite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Images & Illustrations of mimetite

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