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ximengite (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) A trigonal mineral with chemical formula BiPO4.
    • 1989, Chinese Journal of Geochemistry (volume 8, page 386)
      Ximengite was analyzed for chemical composition on a JSM-35CF scanning electron microscope and an ED AX PV 9100 energy spectrometer using the following standards: []

Further reading[edit]

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