okenite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Lorenz Oken (1779-1851), German naturalist, +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

okenite (plural okenites)

  1. (mineralogy) A silicate mineral associated with zeolites, having the chemical formula (CaSi2O5·2H2O).

Further reading[edit]

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

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