idrialite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Idria, Slovenia, where it can be found, +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

idrialite (plural idrialites)

  1. (mineralogy) A soft, orthorhombic hydrocarbon mineral, usually greenish-yellow to light brown in colour with bluish fluorescence.

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Further reading[edit]

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