pyrite; fool’s gold.
another name for pyrite


Read Also:

  • Irons

    [ahy-ernz] /ˈaɪ ərnz/ noun 1. Jeremy (John) born 1948, English actor. [ahy-ern] /ˈaɪ ərn/ noun 1. Chemistry. a ductile, malleable, silver-white metallic element, scarcely known in a pure condition, but much used in its crude or impure carbon-containing forms for making tools, implements, machinery, etc. Symbol: Fe; atomic weight: 55.847; atomic number: 26; specific gravity: […]

  • Iron rations

    plural noun 1. emergency food supplies, esp for military personnel in action See also C rations, K ration, MRE

  • Iron-sick

    [ahy-ern-sik] /ˈaɪ ərnˌsɪk/ adjective, Nautical. 1. noting a wooden hull, fastened with iron, in which chemical interaction between the iron and the wood has resulted in the decay of both; nail-sick.

  • Ironside

    [ahy-ern-sahyd] /ˈaɪ ərnˌsaɪd/ noun 1. a strong person with great power of endurance or resistance. 2. (initial capital letter) an epithet or nickname of . 3. (initial capital letter). Usually, Ironsides. 4. ironsides, (usually used with a singular verb) noun 1. (“Ironside”) a.d. c980–1016, English king 1016: defeated by Canute. /ˈaɪənˌsaɪd/ noun 1. nickname of […]

Disclaimer: Iron-pyrites definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.