pyrite; fool’s gold.
another name for pyrite
[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
[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.
[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 […]