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Definition of Brookite

Brookite
Brookite Brook"ite, n. [Named from the English mineralogist, H. J. Brooke.] (Min.) A mineral consisting of titanic oxide, and hence identical with rutile and octahedrite in composition, but crystallizing in the orthorhombic system.

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- Brookite is the orthorhombic variant of titanium dioxide (TiO2), which occurs in four known natural polymorphic forms (minerals with the same composition...
- crystal structure of rutile is tetragonal in symmetry whereas anatase and brookite are orthorhombic. The oxygen substructures are all slight distortions of...
- Rarer polymorphs of TiO2 are known, including anatase, akaogiite, and brookite. Rutile has one of the highest refractive indices at visible wavelengths...
- form". Terminology for pseudomorphs is "replacer after original", as in brookite after rutile. An infiltration pseudomorph, or substitution pseudomorph...
- approximately 0.5 to 1.5%. Common titanium-containing minerals are anatase, brookite, ilmenite, perovskite, rutile, and titanite (sphene). Akaogiite is an extremely...
- Gemstones Notes Ref Kharan District Brookite, anatase, and quartz The image shows striated anatase crystals (in black), brookite blade and quartz crystals covering...
- Bi****otantalite Biotite Boleite Boracite Bornite Brazilianite Breithauptite Brookite Brucite Bustamite Bytownite Calcareous concretions Calcite Manganoan calcite...
- available in 1921. It is made out of titanium dioxide, from the minerals brookite, anatase, rutile, or ilmenite, currently the major source. Because of its...
- Briartite Bridgmanite Brochantite Brockite Bromargyrite Bromellite Bronzite Brookite Brownleeite Brownmillerite Brucite Bru****e Buddingtonite Bukovite Bukovskyite...
- dioxide (TiO2). It is a high-pressure polymorph of TiO2, along with anatase, brookite and another high-pressure phase called "TiO2 II". Rutile is the stable...