adjective see kaolinite

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  • kaolinitic — ka·olin·it·ic …   English syllables

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  • Ball clay — Ball clays are kaolinitic sedimentary clays, that commonly consist of 20 80% kaolinite, 10 25% mica, 6 65% quartz. Localized seams in the same deposit have variations in composition, including the quantity of the major minerals, accessory… …   Wikipedia

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