Idrialite
Idrialine Id"ri*a*line, Idrialite Id"ri*a*lite, n. [Cf. F. idrialine.] (Min.) A bituminous substance obtained from the mercury mines of Idria, where it occurs mixed with cinnabar. [1913 Webster]

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  • Idrialite — Idrialite, or Idrialine, is a soft, orthorhombic hydrocarbon mineral, chemical formula: 4 [C22 H14] . It is usually greenish yellow to light brown in colour with bluish fluorescence. It can be found mixed with clay, pyrite and gypsum associated… …   Wikipedia

  • idrialite — ● idrialite nom féminin Variété de cire fossile des gîtes de minerai de mercure d Idrija (Slovénie) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • idrialite — ˈidrēəˌlīt noun ( s) Etymology: French idrialite, from Idria (Idrija), Yugoslavia + French lite : a mineral prob. C43H32O occurring as a crystalline hydrocarbon and melting at 205° C …   Useful english dictionary

  • idrialite — noun A soft, orthorhombic hydrocarbon mineral, usually greenish yellow to light brown in colour with bluish fluorescence. Syn: idrialine …   Wiktionary

  • idrialite — id·ri·a·lite …   English syllables

  • Idrialin — aus der Skaggs Springs Mine, Kalifornien, USA Chemische Formel C22H14 Mineralklasse Organische Verbindungen 10.BA.20 (8. Auflage: IX/B.02 70) (nach Strunz …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 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

  • ιδριαλίτης — ο ορυκτό με κύριο συστατικό τον υδράργυρο. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Μεταφορά στην ελλ. ξεν. όρου, πρβλ. αγγλ. idrialite < γαλλ. idrialite < τοπωνύμιο τής Γιουγκοσλαβίας Idrija + lite < lithe (πρβλ. λίθος)] …   Dictionary of Greek

  • Idrialine — Id ri*a*line, Idrialite Id ri*a*lite, n. [Cf. F. idrialine.] (Min.) A bituminous substance obtained from the mercury mines of Idria, where it occurs mixed with cinnabar. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of minerals — This is a List of minerals for which there are Wikipedia articles. Mineral variety names and mineraloids are to be listed after the valid minerals for each letter.For a complete listing (about 4,000) of all mineral names: List of minerals… …   Wikipedia

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