rutile

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See also: rutilé

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin rutilus (red) because of its common color, named in 1803.[1]

Noun[edit]

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rutile (countable and uncountable, plural rutiles)

  1. (mineralogy) The most frequent of the three polymorphs of titanium dioxide, crystalizing in the tetragonal system, TiO2.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Rutile” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • rutile mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016
  1. ^ Richard V. Gaines, H. Catherine W. Skinner, Eugene E. Foord, Brian Mason, and Abraham Rosenzweig: Dana's new mineralogy, John Wiley & Sons, 1997

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

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rutile m (plural rutiles)

  1. (mineralogy) rutile

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rutile

  1. vocative masculine singular of rutilus

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Verb[edit]

rutile

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of rutilar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of rutilar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of rutilar.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of rutilar.