chondrodite definition

  • noun:
    • A nesosilicate mineral with chemical formula (Mg,Fe)5(F,OH)2(SiO4)2, more regularly experienced member of the humite team.
    • A fluosilicate of magnesia and metal, yellowish to purple in color, often occurring in granular type in a crystalline limestone.
    • A mineral often occurring in embedded grains of a yellow to red colorization, also in perfect crystals.

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