Meaning of nowackiite in English:

nowackiite

Pronunciation /nə(ʊ)ˈvatskɪʌɪt/

noun

Mineralogy
  • A trigonal sulphide of copper, zinc, and arsenic occurring as grey or black crystals at Lengenbach, Switzerland; Cu ₆ Zn ₃ As ₄ S ₁₂.

Origin

1960s. From the name of Werner Nowacki, Swiss crystallographer + -ite.