halloysite

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Belgian geologist Omalius d'Halloy + -ite

Noun[edit]

halloysite (countable and uncountable, plural halloysites)

  1. (mineralogy) A monoclinic-domatic mineral containing aluminum, hydrogen, oxygen, and silicon.

References[edit]

  • Halloysite in the Mineralogy Database: [1]