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Definition of Cancrinite

Cancrinite
Cancrinite Can"cri*nite, n. [Named after Count Cancrin, a minister of finance in Russia.] (Min.) A mineral occurring in hexagonal crystals, also massive, generally of a yellow color, containing silica, alumina, lime, soda, and carbon dioxide.

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- Cancrinite is a complex carbonate and silicate of sodium, calcium and aluminium with the formula Na6Ca2[(CO3)2|Al6Si6O24]·2H2O. It is cl****ed as a member...
- titanite, iron oxides, apatite, fluorite, melanite garnet, and zircon. Cancrinite occurs in several nepheline-syenites. A great number of interesting and...
- carbonate alumino-silicate mineral. Afghanite is a feldspathoid of the cancrinite group and typically occurs with sodalite group minerals. It forms blue...
- CaAl2Si2O8 Tectosilicates, feldspathoid family Nosean – Na8Al6Si6O24(SO4) Cancrinite – Na6Ca2(CO3,Al6Si6O24) • 2H2O Leucite – KAlSi2O6 Nepheline – (Na,K)AlSiO4...
- Vishnevite, or sulfatic cancrinite, is a mineral of the cancrinite group with the chemical formula (Na, Ca, K)6(Si, Al)12O24[(SO4),(CO3), Cl2]2-4·nH2O...
- cl****ification of igneous rocks. Afghanite Analcime – A zeolite mineral Cancrinite – Feldspathoid mineral Kalsilite – A vitreous white to grey feldspathoidal...
- minerals typical of silica-undersaturated environments, namely leucite, cancrinite and natrolite. Other ****ociated minerals include nepheline, titanian andradite...
- with the formula (Na,K)7Ca(Si6Al6)O24S4.5•(H2O), and a member of the cancrinite mineral group. It is a hexagonal crystal, with a 3m point group. The mineral...
- silica, resulting in the formation of the feldspathoid minerals nepheline, cancrinite, and sodalite as accessory minerals rather than quartz. (Silica saturation...
- feldspar (mostly albite but also some microcline), with nepheline, sodalite, cancrinite and calcite. The mafic minerals, when present, are magnetite and an iron-rich...
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