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  1. fabianite(Noun)

    A monoclinic-prismatic colorless mineral containing boron, calcium, hydrogen, and oxygen.

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  1. Fabianite

    Fabianite is a borate mineral with the chemical formula CaB3O5. It is colorless and leaves a white streak. Its crystals are monoclinic prismatic. It is transparent and fluorescent. It has vitreous luster. It is not radioactive. Fabianite is rated 6 on the Mohs Scale. It was named for Hans-Joachim Fabian, a German geologist.

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