adelite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek άδηλος (ádēlos, indistinct), +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

adelite (plural adelites)

  1. (mineralogy) A rare mineral, a calcium-magnesium arsenate, forming blue, green, yellow or grey orthorhombic crystals.

Further reading[edit]

  • Adelite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • adelite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016

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