Meaning of nowackiite in English:

nowackiite

Pronunciation /n?(?)?vatsk???t/

noun

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

Origin

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