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azurite (ˈæʒʊˌraɪt Pronunciation for azurite

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noun

  1. an azure-blue mineral associated with copper deposits. It is a source of copper. Composition: copper carbonate. Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2. Crystal structure: monoclinic

Example Sentences Including 'azurite'

This is not azurite or indigo, but the truest blue you longed to see.
James Runcie THE COLOUR OF HEAVEN (2003)

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