alstonite

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

After German Alstonit, from Alston Moor where it was discovered.

Noun[edit]

alstonite (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) An aragonite mineral consisting of an isomorphous mixture of calcium and barium carbonates.

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Further reading[edit]

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

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