Brucite
Brucite Bru"cite, n. [Named after Dr. A. Bruce of New York.] (Min.) (a) A white, pearly mineral, occurring thin and foliated, like talc, and also fibrous; a native magnesium hydrate. (b) The mineral chondrodite. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Brucite — General Category Mineral Chemical formula Mg(OH)2 …   Wikipedia

  • brucite — ● brucite nom féminin (de A. Bruce, nom propre) Oxyde hydraté naturel de magnésium Mg(OH)2, rhomboédrique, à éclat vitreux ou nacré et qui se trouve surtout dans la serpentine. ⇒BRUCITE, subst. fém. MINÉR. Hydroxyde naturel de magnésium qui se… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • brucite — brusitas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mineralas. formulė Mg(OH)₂ atitikmenys: angl. brucite rus. брусит …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • brucite — n. a mineral form of magnesium hydroxide. Etymology: A. Bruce, US mineralogist d. 1818 * * * brucite Min. (ˈbruːsaɪt) [after A. Bruce, an American mineralogist; see ite.] A native hydrate of magnesia. in Dana …   Useful english dictionary

  • brucite — /brooh suyt/, n. a mineral, magnesium hydroxide, Mg(OH)2, occurring in tabular, foliated crystals: used in magnesia refractories. [1865 70; named after A. Bruce (1777 1818), American mineralogist; see ITE1] * * * ▪ mineral       mineral composed… …   Universalium

  • brucite — noun A mineral form of magnesium hydroxide, Mg(OH) …   Wiktionary

  • brucite — bru·cì·te s.f. TS mineral. minerale di colore bianco madreperlaceo, con aspetto lamellare o fibroso, costituito da idrossido di magnesio, che si forma per alterazione di rocce eruttive ricche di magnesio {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1892. ETIMO: der …   Dizionario italiano

  • brucite — pl.f. bruciti …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • brucite — [ bru:sʌɪt] noun a white, grey, or greenish mineral consisting of hydrated magnesium hydroxide. Origin C19: named after the American mineralogist Archibald Bruce …   English new terms dictionary

  • brucite — bruc·ite …   English syllables

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