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n. calcopirita

Translation: chalcopyrite

Definition of calcopirita in English

Mineral de color dorado compuesto de cobre y sulfuro de hierro que se torna morado, rojo o azul iridiscente al deteriorarse, suele ser quebradizo y se utiliza como principal fuente de obtención de cobre, así como en bisutería.

Definition of calcopirita in Spanish

Golden yellow mineral, composed of copper iron sulfide, that tarnishes to an iridescent purple, red or blue colour, is typically brittle and is used in costume jewellery and as the main ore of copper.