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Definition of Whewellite

Whewellite
Whewellite Whew"ell*ite, n. [So named after Prof. Whewell of Cambridge, England.] (Min.) Calcium oxalate, occurring in colorless or white monoclinic crystals.

Meaning of Whewellite from wikipedia

- Whewellite is a mineral, hydrated calcium oxalate, formula CaC2O4·H2O. Because of its organic content it is thought to have an indirect biological origin;...
- are colorless or white. The monohydrate occurs naturally as the mineral whewellite, forming envelope-shaped crystals, known in plants as raphides. The rarer...
- Occasionally, weddellite partially dehydrates to whewellite, forming excellent pseudomorphs of grainy whewellite after weddellite's short tetragonal dipyramids...
- Wattersite Wavellite Weddellite W****site Weilite Weissite Weloganite Whewellite Whiteite (group of minerals) Whitlockite Willemite Wiluite Witherite Wodginite...
- with lichen; humboldtine, stepanovite and whewellite with leaf litter; and humboldtine, stepanovite and whewellite with coal. Where plant material such as...
- be composed of the following substances: Calcium oxalate monohydrate (whewellite) Calcium oxalate dihydrate (weddellite) Calcium phosphate Magnesium phosphate...
- 039 0.022 GGG 0.038 0.022 Scheelite 0.038 0.026 Dioptase 0.036 0.021 Whewellite 0.034 — Alabaster 0.033 — Gypsum 0.033 0.008 Epidote 0.03 0.012–0.027...
- organic carbon, but can be formed by a geologic process. For example, whewellite, CaC2O4⋅H2O is an oxalate that can be deposited in hydrothermal ore veins...
- Gallery in the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, Cambridge The mineral whewellite The debating society at Lancaster Royal Grammar School is named the Whewell...
- 25 minguzzite, 30 wheatleyite, 35 zhemchuzhnikovite, 40 weddellite, 45 whewellite, 50 caoxite, 55 oxammite, 60 natroxalate, 65 coskrenite-(Ce), 70 levinsonite-(Y)...
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