Meaning of michenerite in English:

michenerite

noun

Mineralogy
  • A cubic telluride and bismuthide of palladium and platinum occurring as greyish-white crystals.

Pronunciation

michenerite

/ˈmɪtʃənərʌɪt/ /ˈmɪtʃ(ə)nərʌɪt/

Origin

1950s. From the name of Charles Edward Michener, Canadian mineralogist who discovered the mineral in 1940 + -ite.