chamosite
chamosite chamosite n. a greenish gray or black silicate of iron and aluminum. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Chamosite — Catégorie IX : silicates[1] Chamosite (klementite) Belgique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • CHAMOSITE — Minéral monoclinique (appelé aussi chamoisite ou berthiérine), qui fait partie du groupe des chlorites. Sa couleur habituelle, verdâtre, varie en fonction de la composition chimique. Sa dureté (3) et sa masse volumique (de 3,03 à 3,40 g/cm3) sont …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • chamosite — šamozitas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mineralas. formulė (Fe₂,Mg)₅Al(Si₃Al)O₁₀(OH,O)₈ atitikmenys: angl. chamosite rus. шамозит …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • chamosite — /sham euh zuyt /, n. a mineral of the chlorite group, hydrous aluminum silicate of iron, occurring in gray or black crystals in oolitic iron ore. [1825 35; var. of camoisite, named after Chamoison in the Valais, Switzerland, where found; see… …   Universalium

  • chamosite — cham·o·site …   English syllables

  • chamosite — noun a greenish grey or black silicate of iron and aluminum • Hypernyms: ↑iron ore * * * /sham euh zuyt /, n. a mineral of the chlorite group, hydrous aluminum silicate of iron, occurring in gray or black crystals in oolitic iron ore. [1825 35;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chamosit — Chemische Formel (Fe2+,Mg,Fe3+)5Al[(OH,O)8|AlSi3O10] Mineralklasse Silikate und Germanate 9.EC.55 (8. Aufl.: VIII/H.23 030) (nach Strunz) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chlorite group — For the chemistry term, see chlorite. Chlorite group General Category Mineral Chem …   Wikipedia

  • clay mineral — any of a group of hydrous aluminum silicate minerals, as kaolinite, illite, and montmorillonite, that constitute the major portion of most clays. [1945 50] * * * Any of a group of important hydrous aluminum silicates with a layered structure and… …   Universalium

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