Gmelinite
Gmelinite Gmel"in*ite, n. [Named after the German chemist Gmelin.] (Min.) A rhombohedral zeolitic mineral, related in form and composition to chabazite. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gmelinite — is one of the rarer of the zeolite minerals being a hydrated silicate of calcium, aluminium and either sodium or potassium with formula: (Na2,Ca)Al2Si4O12 middot;6H2O.It forms striking crystals, shallow, six sided double pyramids, it can be… …   Wikipedia

  • gmelinite —       hydrated sodium aluminosilicate mineral in the zeolite family [(Na2,Ca)Al2Si4O12·6H2O]. Its crystal structure and chemical composition are similar to those of chabazite (q.v.), with which it is commonly found. * * * …   Universalium

  • gmelinite — noun A rare zeolite mineral related to chabazite …   Wiktionary

  • gmelinite — gmelin·ite …   English syllables

  • gmelinite — ˌnīt noun ( s) Etymology: Christian G. Gmelin died 1860 German chemist + English ite : a mineral (Na2,Ca)Al2Si4O12.6H2O consisting of a colorless or light colored zeolite isomorphous with chabazite (hardness 4.5, specific gravity 2 2.2) …   Useful english dictionary

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