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]

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  • levynite — noun levyne …   Wiktionary

  • levynite — le·vyn·ite …   English syllables

  • levynite — …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • 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

  • Zeolite — Zéolithe Zéolithe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Zéolite — Zéolithe Zéolithe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Zéolithe — Zéolithe : gonnardite Cristaux de zéolithe, vus au microscope …   Wikipédia en Français

  • chabazite — /kab euh zuyt /, n. a zeolite mineral, essentially a hydrated sodium calcium aluminum silicate, occurring usually in red to colorless rhombohedral crystals. [1795 1805; earlier chabaz(ie) ( < F chabasie < LGk chabázios, misspelling of chalázios… …   Universalium

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

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