Embolite


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Em´bo`lite


n.1.(Min.) A mineral consisting of both the chloride and the bromide of silver.
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Silver in the Northside silver zone occurs primarily as native silver, acanthite, and a variety of halide minerals including cerargyrite, embolite, and iodargyrite, and others, based upon mineralogical studies completed to date.