zunyite

A fluorosilicate mineral of alumina occurring in tetrahedral crystals, chemical formula AlSiO(OH,F)Cl.

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  • Zunyite — un yite, n. (Min.) A fluosilicate of alumina occurring in tetrahedral crystals at the Zu[ n]i mine in Colorado. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Zunyite — Infobox mineral name = Zunyite category = boxwidth = boxbgcolor = imagesize = caption = formula = Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl molweight = color = White, Grey, Yellow, grey blue, grey green, transparent to translucent habit = system = Isometric twinning …   Wikipedia

  • zunyite — ˈzünˌyīt noun ( s) Etymology: Zuñi Mine, near Silverton, Colo. + English ite : a mineral Al13Si5O20(OH,F)18Cl consisting of a basic silicate, chloride, and flouride of aluminum and occurring in minute transparent tetrahedrons * * * zunyite Min.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • zunyite — zun·yite …   English syllables

  • Zunyit — Zunyitkristalle im Muttergestein aus Silver City, East Tintic Mountains, Juab County, Utah, USA Chemische Formel Al12[(OH)14|Cl|AlO4|Si5O16][1] …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • List of minerals — This is a List of minerals for which there are Wikipedia articles. Mineral variety names and mineraloids are to be listed after the valid minerals for each letter.For a complete listing (about 4,000) of all mineral names: List of minerals… …   Wikipedia

  • Geology of Tasmania — Tasmania has a varied geological history, with the world s biggest exposure of diabase, or dolerite. Rocks from the Neoproterozoic, Paleozoic and Mesozoic time periods appear. It is one of the few southern hemisphere areas glaciated during the… …   Wikipedia

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