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blende:

see sphaleritesphalerite
, mineral composed of zinc sulfide, usually containing some iron and a little cadmium. It occurs in crystals of the isometric system but more generally in cleavable, compact masses.
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blende

[blend]
(mineralogy)

blende

1. another name for sphalerite
2. any of several sulphide ores, such as antimony sulphide
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On comparison with the standard sample (JCPDS card #050566), the X-ray diffractogram and 20 values of ZnS were found to be in fairly good agreement, thus confirming the zinc blende crystal structure.
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The XRD patterns of both undoped and yttrium doped ZnS showed three main diffraction peaks indexed at (111), (220), and (311) which correspond to the planes of cubic zinc blende structure, respectively.
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"The Travel Motif in Post-Wende German Literature: Angela Krauss' Die Uberfliegerin and Antje Ravic Strubel's Offene Blende." South Atlantic Review 74.3 (2009): 1-19.
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Of Shelly Ironstone the plinth The Pedestal of Blende, The Body of Galena form'd With Copper ore doth end; Upon them to compleat the form A top of mixtures rare, The ores of Copper, Lead and Zinc With Spars united are.
The majority electron density as a function of the Fermi energy is calculated in zinc blende, n-type GaSb for donor densities between [10.sup.16] [cm.sup.-3] and [10.sup.19] [cm.sup.-3].
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Ataspaca contains marmatite, blende, pyrite, pyrrhotite, chalcopyrite, quartz, arsenopyrite mixed with carbonates, and copper oxides.