Definition of Pyritical

1. Adjective. (minerology) Relating to, resembling, or consisting of pyrites. ¹



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Definition of Pyritical

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Pyritical

pyrimidines
pyrimidinic
pyrimidinone
pyrimidinones
pyrimidinylpiperazine
pyrimidinylpiperazines
pyrin
pyrindene
pyrindenes
pyrinuron
pyriproxyfen
pyritaceous
pyrite
pyrites
pyritic
pyritical (current term)
pyritiferous
pyritinol
pyritise
pyritised
pyritises
pyritization
pyritizations
pyritize
pyritized
pyritizes
pyritohedra
pyritohedral
pyritohedron
pyritoid

Literary usage of Pyritical

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Virginias, a Mining, Industrial & Scientific Journal, Devoted to the by Jedediah Hotchkiss (1880)
""pyritical ores of gold constitute the mass of the loads of Colombia, the Brazils and ... The pyritical cubes have been converted into brown, red and purple ..."

2. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1799)
"It has not, therefore, been concerned (says Mr. H.) in forming the pyrites ; but it appears to me, that the pyritical matter is formed in the mud and filth ..."

3. A Handbook of Chemical Technology by Johannes Rudolf Wagner (1872)
"From pyritical ores, and 3. The hydro-metallurgical method. pyritical copper ores are smelted cither in a shaft, or pit-furnace, ..."

4. A Handbook of Chemical Technology by Johannes Rudolf Wagner (1872)
"From pyritical ores, and 3. The hydro-metallurgical method. pyritical copper ores are smelted either in a shaft, or pit-furnace, ..."

5. Transactions of the Geological Society of Pennsylvania by Geological Society of Pennsylvania (1834)
"The pyritical cubes have been converted into brown, red and purple hydrates of iron; sometimes a cube is found only half decomposed. ..."

6. The London Encyclopaedia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art by Thomas Tegg (1829)
"pyritical.—In this fossil the sulphuret of iron pervades the charcoal into which the ... pyritical.—This fossil is distinguishable from the ferruginous ..."

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