from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Same as
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- noun mineralogy A natural
mineralform of silver bromide.
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In combination with silver it is found as the mineral bromargyrite (bromite).
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3 "Brescia" to "Bulgaria"
It does not occur free in nature, but is occasionally found in combination with silver as bromargyrite (AgBr) and, together with chloride, in embolite.
A Text-book of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines.
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