Definition, synonyms and picture of cinnabar

cinnabar

nombre cinnabar

Translation: cinabrio

Definition of cinnabar in Spanish

Toxic mineral, due to the presence of mercury, that is characterised by its striking scarlet crystals emerging from a white matrix, is generally found in granular or earthy form, and is extensively mined as the main ore of mercury.

Synonyms of cinnabar in Spanish

cinnabarite

Definition of cinnabar in English

Mineral que forma singulares cristales escarlata alrededor de una matriz blanca, se presenta en forma granular o terrosa, y es tóxico debido a su alto contenido en mercurio, del que constituye la principal fuente de obtención.

Synonyms of cinnabar in English

cinabrio

Lists where this word appears

Minerales III

11 words to learn