Definition of renierite in English:

renierite

noun

Mineralogy
  • A rare germanium-containing mineral which occurs as bronze-yellow crystals and granular masses.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Mineralogy Magazine. From French reniérite from the name of Armand Renier, Belgian geologist + -ite.

Pronunciation

renierite

/rɛnɪˈɛːrʌɪt/