Definition of Stilbite. Meaning of Stilbite. Synonyms of Stilbite

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Stilbite. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Stilbite and, of course, Stilbite synonyms and on the right images related to the word Stilbite.

Definition of Stilbite

Stilbite
Stilbite Stil"bite, n. [Gr. ? to glitter, shine: cf. F. stilbite.] (Min.) A common mineral of the zeolite family, a hydrous silicate of alumina and lime, usually occurring in sheaflike aggregations of crystals, also in radiated masses. It is of a white or yellowish color, with pearly luster on the cleavage surface. Called also desmine.

Meaning of Stilbite from wikipedia

- Stilbite is the name of a series of tectosilicate minerals of the zeolite group. Prior to 1997, stilbite was recognized as a mineral species, but a reclassification...
- Stercorite Stib****n Stibiconite Stibiopalladinite Stibnite Stichtite Stilbite (series of zeolites) Stilleite Stillwaterite Stillwellite-(Ce) Stilpnomelane...
- Cronstedt, who observed that rapidly heating a material, believed to have been stilbite, produced large amounts of steam from water that had been adsorbed by the...
- hardness is 3–4, and the specific gravity 2.2. Heulandite is similar to stilbite. The two minerals may, however, be readily distinguished by the fact that...
- Ca)2Al4Si14O36·15H2O Chabazite – CaAl2Si4O12·6H2O Heulandite – CaAl2Si7O18·6H2O Stilbite – NaCa2Al5Si13O36·17H2O Scolecite – CaAl2Si3O10·3H2O Mordenite – (Ca,Na2...
- found ****ociated with minerals such as datolite, calcite, apophyllite, stilbite, laumontite, and heulandite in veins and cavities of basaltic rocks, sometimes...
- Analcime Apophyllite Chabazite Goosecr****ite Natrolite Scolecite Stellerite Stilbite Thomsonite Zincite Zinnwaldite Zircon Jacinth (var.) Zoisite Tanzanite...
- minerals possess perfect cleavage, with examples including muscovite and stilbite. Resinous minerals have the appearance of resin, chewing gum or (smooth-surfaced)...
- are the sites of rarer mineral deposits including agate, amethyst, and stilbite, the latter being the provincial mineral of Nova Scotia. These rifts filled...
- Demantoid Demantoid with stilbite General Category Mineral Formula (repeating unit) Ca3Fe2Si3O12 Crystal system cubic Identification Color light to deep...