Definition of Chiastolite. Meaning of Chiastolite. Synonyms of Chiastolite

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Definition of Chiastolite

Chiastolite
Chiastolite Chi*as"to*lite (k[-i]*[a^]s"t[-o]*l[imac]t), n. [Gr. chiasto`s marked with a [chi] + -lite. See Chiasm. So called from the resemblance of the cross cuts of its crystals to the Greek letter [chi].] (Min.) A variety of andalusite; -- called also macle. The tessellated appearance of a cross section is due to the symmetrical arrangement of impurities in the crystal.

Meaning of Chiastolite from wikipedia

- Chiastolite is a variety of the mineral andalusite with the chemical composition Al2SiO5. It is noted for distinctive cross-shaped black inclusions of...
- into cordierite rocks, or may show large crystals of andalusite (and chiastolite), staurolite, garnet, kyanite and sillimanite, all derived from the aluminous...
- producing the host rock. Kyanite Andalusite Sillimanite The variety chiastolite commonly contains dark inclusions of carbon or clay which form a cruciform...
- crystallography. It is a crystalline form, twin-crystal or double crystal (such as chiastolite). It is crystallographic twin according to the spinel twin law and is...
- minerals. It has been reported as forming alteration pseudomorphs of chiastolite along with muscovite and paragonite. The margarite in this occurrence...
- trapiche-like minerals, which also include trapiche ruby, sapphire, garnet, chiastolite and tourmaline. The name comes from the Spanish term trapiche, a sugar...
- (variety of spinel) Chalcedony (cryptocrystalline variety of quartz) Chiastolite (variety of andalusite) Chlorastrolite (variety of pumpellyite-(Mg))...
- Flame-" (炎の刻印 -DIVINE FLAME-) by JAM Project while the ending theme is "CHIASTOLITE" by Sayaka Sasaki. From episodes 13-24, the opening theme is "B.B." by...
- Afghanite Agrellite Alunite Amblygonite Analcime Anatase Andalusite Chiastolite Andesine Anglesite Anhydrite Annabergite Antigorite Bowenite Apatite...
- in the west Tosham Hill range ba****t rocks include quartzite with chiastolite, the upper layers of quartz porphyry ring ****, felsite, welded tuff...
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