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Definition of kyanite

kyanite
Cyanite Cy"a*nite (-n?t), n. [See Cyanic.] (Min.) A mineral occuring in thin-bladed crystals and crystalline aggregates, of a sky-blue color. It is a silicate of aluminium. [Written also kyanite.]

Meaning of kyanite from wikipedia

- of kyanite in metamorphic rocks generally indicates metamorphism deep in the Earth's crust. Kyanite is also known as disthene or cyanite. Kyanite is strongly...
- province of Guadalajara, not Andalusia. Andalusite is trimorphic with kyanite and sillimanite, being the lower pressure mid temperature polymorph. At...
- Kyanite Andalusite Sillimanite Aluminosilicate minerals (IMA symbol: Als) are minerals composed of aluminium, silicon, and oxygen, plus countercations...
- Kyanite Andalusite Sillimanite Sillimanite is an aluminosilicate mineral with the chemical formula Al2SiO5. Sillimanite is named after the American chemist...
- a secondary mineral resulting from the alteration of topaz, feldspar, kyanite, etc. It is characteristic of peraluminous rock, in which the content of...
- as E number E559. Kyanite Andalusite Sillimanite Al2SiO5, (Al2O3┬ĚSiO2), which occurs naturally as the minerals andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite which...
- kyanite, quartz, hornblende, zoisite In metagranodiorite: quartz + phengite + jadeite/omphacite + garnet In metapelites: phengite + garnet + kyanite +...
- Gneiss --- Migmatite Chlorite zone Biotite zone Garnet zone Staurolite zone Kyanite zone Sillimanite zone During recrystallization, the grains making up the...
- reaction, the ratio of talc and kyanite depends on aluminium content, with more aluminous rocks favoring production of kyanite. This is typically ****ociated...
- matrix of sodium-rich pyroxene (omphacite). Accessory minerals include kyanite, rutile, quartz, lawsonite, coesite, amphibole, phengite, paragonite, zoisite...