Levyne
Levyne Lev"yne (l[e^]v"[i^]n), Levynite Lev"yn*ite (-[i^]n*[imac]t), n. [From Mr. Levy, an English mineralogist.] (Min.) A whitish, reddish, or yellowish, transparent or translucent mineral, allied to chabazite. [1913 Webster]

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  • Levyne — or levynite is a zeolite mineral, i.e. a hydrated silicate mineral. There are two forms of levyne: * Levyne Na , the sodium dominated form (Na2,Ca,K2)Al2Si4O12·6(H2O); and * Levyne Ca the calcium dominated form (Ca,Na2,K2)Al2Si4O12·6(H2O)Levyne… …   Wikipedia

  • levyne — also called  Levynite,         mineral in the zeolite family, similar in composition and structure to chabazite (q.v.). * * * …   Universalium

  • levyne — noun A hydrated silicate mineral found in sodium and calcium dominated forms. Syn: levynite …   Wiktionary

  • levyne — le·vyne …   English syllables

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  • Levynite — Levyne Lev yne (l[e^]v [i^]n), Levynite Lev yn*ite ( [i^]n*[imac]t), n. [From Mr. Levy, an English mineralogist.] (Min.) A whitish, reddish, or yellowish, transparent or translucent mineral, allied to chabazite. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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