Thomsenolite Thom"sen*o*lite, n. [Named after Dr. J. Thomsen of Copenhagen. See {-lite}.] (Min.) A fluoride of aluminium, calcium, and sodium occurring with the cryolite of Greenland. [1913 Webster]

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  • Thomsenolite — is a mineral, NaCaAlF6 middot;H2O from Greenland. It is an alteration product of cryolite. It was discovered in 1868 in Ivigtut, Greenland and named for Hans Peter Jorgen Julius Thomsen (1826 1909).External links* [… …   Wikipedia

  • thomsenolite — thom·sen·o·lite …   English syllables

  • thomsenolite — ˈtäm(p)sənəˌlīt noun ( s) Etymology: Julius Thomsen died 1909 Dan. chemist + English o + lite : a mineral NaCaAlF6.H2O consisting of a hydrous fluoride of aluminum, calcium, and sodium and occurring in small white prismatic monoclinic crystals on …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Cryolite — Cryolite[1] Catégorie III : halogénures[2] …   Wikipédia en Français

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