Definition of Amphibole. Meaning of Amphibole. Synonyms of Amphibole

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- Amphibole ( /ˈæmfɪboʊl/) is a group of inosilicate minerals, forming prism or needlelike crystals, composed of double chain SiO 4 tetrahedra, linked at...
- in the amphibole group was banned in much of the Western world by the mid-1980s, and in ****an by 1995. Some products that included amphibole types of...
- ****mingtonite (/ˈkʌ.miːŋˌtʌn.aɪt/ KUHM-meeng-ton-nyte) is a metamorphic amphibole with the chemical composition (Mg,Fe2+)2(Mg,Fe2+)5Si8O22(OH)2, magnesium...
- amphibole, especially the species hornblende and actinolite, as well as plagioclase. Amphibolite is a grouping of rocks composed mainly of amphibole and...
- appearance from the parallel intergrowth of quartz crystals and altered amphibole fibres that have mostly turned into limonite. Tiger iron is an altered...
- amphibole minerals, which form an interlocking, somewhat equigranular matrix of feldspar and quartz with scattered darker biotite mica and amphibole (often...
- Amphibole Peak (84°44′S 173°26′W / 84.733°S 173.433°W / -84.733; -173.433Coordinates: 84°44′S 173°26′W / 84.733°S 173.433°W / -84.733; -173.433)...
- species of amphibole, although variations, as in the pyroxenes, most commonly involve mixtures of Ca2+, Fe2+ and Mg2+. Several amphibole mineral species...
- resorption shape. The reaction rim constituted by amphibole and/or biotite is commonly observed. The amphibole is of high alkali, such as alkaline hornblende...
- different minerals: nephrite, (a silicate of calcium and magnesium in the amphibole group of minerals), or jadeite, (a silicate of sodium and aluminium in...
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