Gaylussite Gay"lus*site`, n. [Named after Gay-Lussac, the French chemist.] (Min.) A yellowish white, translucent mineral, consisting of the carbonates of lime and soda, with water. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gaylussite — Infobox mineral name = Gaylussite category = Carbonate mineral boxwidth = boxbgcolor = imagesize = caption = formula = Na2Ca(CO3)2·5H2O molweight = color = Colorless, white, yellow, and grey habit = Tabular prismatic crystals also granular system …   Wikipedia

  • gaylussite — /gay leuh suyt /, n. a rare mineral, hydrated carbonate of sodium and calcium. [1826; named after J. L. GAY LUSSAC; see ITE1] * * * ▪ mineral  a carbonate mineral, hydrated sodium and calcium carbonate [formulated Na2Ca(CO3)2·5H2O], that… …   Universalium

  • gaylussite — geiliusitas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mineralas. formulė Na₂Ca[CO₃]₂·5H₂O atitikmenys: angl. gaylussite rus. гейлюссит …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • gaylussite — noun A saline evaporite, consisting of a mixed sodium and calcium carbonate, with the chemical formula NaCa(CO) middot;5HO …   Wiktionary

  • gaylussite — (ghè lu si t ) s. f. Terme de minéralogie. Nom du carbonate double de chaux et de soude. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Gay Lussac, célèbre chimiste …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • gaylussite — gay·lus·site …   English syllables

  • gaylussite — ˈgāləˌsīt noun ( s) Etymology: French, from J. L. Gay Lussac + French ite : a mineral Na2Ca(CO3)2.5H2O consisting of a yellowish white translucent hydrous carbonate of calcium and sodium …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gaylussit — Chemische Formel Na2Ca[CO3]2 • 5 H2O Mineralklasse Carbonate 5.CB.35 (8. Auflage: V/D.02 60) (nach Strunz …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gaylussita — General Categoría Minerales carbonatos y nitratos Clase 05.CB.35 (Strunz) Fórmula q …   Wikipedia Español

  • List of minerals F-J (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

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