microlite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

micro- +‎ -lite

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

microlite (plural microlites)

  1. (mineralogy) A basic fluoride of sodium, calcium, tantalum and niobium that is isomorphous with pyrochlore
  2. (archaeology) A microlith

Derived terms[edit]

(mineralogy): plumbomicrolite

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External links[edit]

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