Translation of pyrite in Spanish:

pyrite

pirita, n.

(pyrites)

Pronunciation /ˈpaɪˌraɪt//ˈpʌɪrʌɪt/

noun

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    pirita feminine
    copper/iron pyrite pirita de cobre/de hierro
    • The mordenite is associated with a hemispherical form of pale yellow calcite and cubic pyrite.
    • Chalcopyrite is occasionally found in the manto orebodies as small crystals on sphalerite and pyrite.
    • In terms of finance alone, last night was the difference between digging gold or iron pyrites.
    • The assemblage present included quartz, chalcopyrite, pyrite, sphalerite, magnetite, and hematite.
    • Many conclude that because pyrite is cubic, pyrrhotite must be hexagonal, as it often appears.