Definitions for edingtonite
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A particular zeolite mineral.
Origin: afer Scottish mineral collector James Edington (1787–1844).
a grayish white zeolitic mineral, in tetragonal crystals. It is a hydrous silicate of alumina and baryta
Edingtonite is a white, gray, brown, colorless, pink or yellow zeolite mineral. Its chemical formula is BaAl2Si3O10·4H2O. It has varieties with tetragonal, orthorhombic or triclinic crystals. It was named for Scottish mineral collector James Edington.
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