Definition of Apophyllite. Meaning of Apophyllite. Synonyms of Apophyllite

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Definition of Apophyllite

Apophyllite
Apophyllite A*poph"yl*lite, n. [Pref. apo- + Gr. ? leaf; so called from its foliated structure or easy cleavage.] (Min.) A mineral relating to the zeolites, usually occurring in square prisms or octahedrons with pearly luster on the cleavage surface. It is a hydrous silicate of calcium and potassium.

Meaning of Apophyllite from wikipedia

- The name apophyllite refers to a specific group of phyllosilicates, a cl**** of minerals. Originally, the group name referred to a specific mineral, but...
- Apophyllite-(KF) or fluorapophyllite is a mineral of the apophyllite group, with the chemical formula of KCa4Si8O20(F,OH)·8(H2O). It gets the first half...
- Phyllosilicate, single net of tetrahedra with 4-membered rings, apophyllite-(KF)-apophyllite-(KOH) series Phyllosilicate, single tetrahedral nets of 6-membered...
- prehnite is found ****ociated with minerals such as datolite, calcite, apophyllite, stilbite, laumontite, and heulandite in veins and cavities of basaltic...
- Antitaenite Antlerite Apachite Apatite (mineral group) Aphthitalite Apophyllite Aragonite Arcanite Archerite Arctite Arcubisite Ardaite Arfvedsonite...
- heulandite, stilbite and epistilbite. ****ociated minerals include quartz, apophyllite, babingtonite, heulandite, stilbite and other zeolites. Scolecite was...
- fillings in tuff and basalt. It occurs with cavansite, heulandite, stilbite, analcime, apophyllite and calcite. Handbook of Mineralogy Mindat.org Webmin...
- Andesine Anglesite Anhydrite Annabergite Antigorite Bowenite Apatite Apophyllite Aragonite Arfvedsonite Astrophyllite Atacamite Austinite Axinite group:...
- lustre very common in silicate minerals; pearly, such as in talc and apophyllite; resinous, such as members of the garnet group; silky which is common...
- arfvedsonite, aenigmatite, astrophyllite, catapleiite, eudialyte, serandite and apophyllite. Localities include Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada; Kongsberg, Norway;...
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