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  1. edingtonite(Noun)

    A particular zeolite mineral.

  2. Origin: afer Scottish mineral collector James Edington (1787–1844).

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  1. Edingtonite(noun)

    a grayish white zeolitic mineral, in tetragonal crystals. It is a hydrous silicate of alumina and baryta

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  1. Edingtonite

    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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