Phillipsite
Phillipsite Phil"lips*ite, n. [So named after John Phillips, an English mineralogist.] (Min.) (a) A hydrous silicate of aluminia, lime, and soda, a zeolitic mineral commonly occurring in complex twin crystals, often cruciform in shape; -- called also {christianite}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Phillipsite — is a mineral of the zeolite group; a hydrated potassium, calcium and aluminium silicate, approximating to (Ca,Na2,K2)3Al6Si10O32 middot;12H2O. (Also with sodium replaced by calcium: KCaAl3Si5O16 middot;6H2O [… …   Wikipedia

  • phillipsite — ● phillipsite nom féminin (de W. Phillips, nom propre) Aluminosilicate de calcium et potassium, appartenant au groupe des zéolites …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • phillipsite — /fil ip suyt /, n. a zeolite mineral, similar to stilbite but with potassium replacing some of the calcium. [1815 25; named after J. W. Phillips (1775 1828), English mineralogist; see ITE1] * * * ▪ mineral       hydrated calcium, sodium, and… …   Universalium

  • phillipsite — noun A mineral of the zeolite group, a hydrated potassium, calcium and aluminium silicate with monoclinic crystals. Syn: christianite …   Wiktionary

  • phillipsite — phil·li·psì·te s.f. TS miner. minerale del gruppo delle zeoliti, monoclino, incolore, costituito da potassio e calcio {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1875. ETIMO: der. di Phillips, nome del mineralogista inglese W. Phillips (1775 1828), con 2 ite …   Dizionario italiano

  • phillipsite — phil·lips·ite …   English syllables

  • phillipsite — noun a group of white or reddish crystalline minerals of the zeolite family consisting of a hydrous silicate of calcium and potassium and aluminum • Hypernyms: ↑zeolite …   Useful english dictionary

  • christianite — Phillipsite Phil lips*ite, n. [So named after John Phillips, an English mineralogist.] (Min.) (a) A hydrous silicate of aluminia, lime, and soda, a zeolitic mineral commonly occurring in complex twin crystals, often cruciform in shape; called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of minerals N-R (complete) — It is currently not possible to have a complete list of minerals . The International Mineralogical Association is the international group that recognises new minerals and new mineral names, however minerals discovered before 1959 did not go… …   Wikipedia

  • Phillipsit — Dieser Artikel wurde aufgrund von formalen Mängeln an Gestaltung bzw. Form und/oder inhaltlichen Mängeln auf der Qualitätssicherungsseite des WikiProjekts Minerale eingetragen. Dies geschieht, um die Qualität der Artikel aus dem Themengebiet… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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