Definition of panabase in English:

panabase

noun

Mineralogy
rare, disused
  • A grey mineral consisting of a sulphide of copper, antimony, and other elements. Now called tetrahedrite.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Andrew Ure (1778–1857), chemist. From French panabase from pan- + -a-, connective + base.

Pronunciation

panabase

/ˈpanəbeɪs/