Definition of Actinolite. Meaning of Actinolite. Synonyms of Actinolite

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Definition of Actinolite

Actinolite
Actinolite Ac*tin"o*lite, n. [Gr. ?, ?, ray + -lite.] (Min.) A bright green variety of amphibole occurring usually in fibrous or columnar masses.

Meaning of Actinolite from wikipedia

- Actinolite is an amphibole silicate mineral with the chemical formula Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe2+0.5-2.5)Si8O22(OH)2. The name actinolite is derived from the Gr****...
- rich in dolomite and quartz. Tremolite forms a series with actinolite and ferro-actinolite. Pure magnesium tremolite is creamy white, but the color grades...
- Actinolite (/ækˈtɪnoʊlaɪt/ ak-TIN-oh-lyte) is an unincorporated compact rural community in geographic Elzevir Township in the Muni****lity of Tweed, Hastings...
- metamorphic rock that contains amphibole, especially the species hornblende and actinolite, as well as plagioclase. Amphibolite is a grouping of rocks composed mainly...
- Ferro-actinolite is the ferrous iron-rich endmember of the actinolite-tremolite continuous solid solution series of the double chain calcareous amphibole...
- minerals include quartz, orthoclase, talc, carbonate minerals and amphibole (actinolite). Greenschist is a general field petrologic term for metamorphic or altered...
- implying ambiguousness) was used by René Just Haüy to include tremolite, actinolite and hornblende. The group was so named by Haüy in allusion to the protean...
- Abernathyite Abhurite Abramovite Abswurmbachite Acanthite Achavalite Actinolite A****inite Adamite Adamsite-(Y) Adelite Admontite Aegirine Aenigmatite...
- vermiculite contaminated with asbestos, typically richterite, winchite, actinolite or tremolite. Vermiculite contaminated with asbestos from the Libby mine...
- the amphibole cl****: amosite, crocidolite, tremolite, anthophyllite and actinolite. Short, fiber-like minerals include wollastonite and palygorskite. Biological...
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