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Pyrite - Wikipedia

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Pyrite has been used since classical times to manufacture copperas, that is, iron( II) sulfate. Iron pyrite was heaped up and allowed to ...

Pyrite Mineral | Uses and Properties - Geology.com

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The name "pyrite" is after the Greek "pyr" meaning "fire." This name was given because pyrite can be used to create the sparks needed for starting a fire if it is ...

Pyrite Uses and Meaning | Crystal Vaults

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Items 1 - 12 of 99 ... Pyrite is most noted for its nickname, “Fool's Gold,” the glittering rock notoriously mistaken by naïve prospectors as real gold. It was also used by ...

Uses of pyrite: historic and modern - Pyrite Problem

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Jul 29, 2015 ... Pyrite is the cause of many problems in engineering, but in the past (and more recently) it has found a number of uses. This post considers ...

Pyrite Uses,Pyrite Minerals,Pyrite Information,Pyrite Properties

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Read about pyrite minerals, pyrite applications, pyrite suppliers, pyrite exporters, ... pyrite properties, pyrite information, pyrite sellers, pyrite resources, pyrite uses.

Pyrite: The mineral pyrite information and pictures

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Pyrite has the same chemical formula as the rarer mineral Marcasite, but it ... Pyrite was once used as a source of sulfur, but is now only a minor ore for both ...

What is an important use for the mineral pyrite? | Reference.com

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Pyrite is also used as jewelry. It is cut into cabochons, which are polished but unfaceted gemstones. It's also made into beads. Unfortunately, pyrite is not the best ...

Iron Pyrite or Fools Gold Enhances Energy & Vitality

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Iron Pyrite promotes positive thinking, enhances confidence & assertiveness. ... It is both a fire and an earth energy stone, and Shamans used it in the past in ...

Pyrite - More Than a Fool's Folly - Emporia State University

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Synonyms: Cobaltian Pyrite, Fool's Gold, Iron Disulfide, Nickelian Pyrite Transparency: Opaque Uses: Minor ore of sulfur to make sulfuric acid, also used in ...

What Is Pyrite (Fool's Gold)? - Properties, Definition & Facts - Video ...

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'Fool's gold' is an expression used to describe the mineral pyrite, sometimes called iron pyrite. The name fool's gold comes from when novice gold prospectors ...