Meaning of meneghinite in English:

meneghinite

Pronunciation /mɛnɪˈɡiːnʌɪt/

noun

Mineralogy
  • A monoclinic sulphide and antimonide of lead and copper, CuPb₁₃ Sb₇ S₂₄, that is a rare ore mineral for the latter elements usually occurring as greyish-black prisms and in fibrous masses.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in American Journal of Science. From the name of Giuseppe Meneghini, Italian biologist, palaeontologist, and geologist + -ite.