Edingtonite Ed"ing*ton*ite, n. (Min.) A grayish white zeolitic mineral, in tetragonal crystals. It is a hydrous silicate of alumina and baryta. [1913 Webster]

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  • Edingtonite — is a white, gray, brown, colorless, pink or yellow mineral. Its chemical formula is BaAl2Si3O10·4H2O. It has varieties with tetragonal, orthorhombic or triclinic crystals. [Richard V. Gaines, H. Catherine W. Skinner, Eugene E. Foord, Brian Mason …   Wikipedia

  • edingtonite — ed·ing·ton·ite …   English syllables

  • edingtonite — ˈediŋtəˌnīt noun ( s) Etymology: after Edington, 19th century Scot who found it : a grayish white zeolitic mineral BaAl2Si3O10.4H2O consisting of hydrous aluminum barium silicate (hardness 4 4.5, specific gravity 2.69) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Edingtonit — Stufe aus dem Ice River Alkali Komplex, Golden Mining Division, British Columbia, Kanada (Sichtfeld: 9 mm) Andere Namen Antiëdrit Chemische Formel Ba[Al2Si3O10] ·  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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