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n.1.(Min.) A rare sulphide of osmium and ruthenium found with platinum in Borneo and Oregon.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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These include braggite (Pt,Pd,Ni)S, cooperite (Pt,Pd,Ni)S, laurite [RuS.sub.2], mertieite-II [Pd.sub.8][(Sb,As).sub.3], and native platinum Pt.