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disthene definition

  • noun:
    • Kyanite.
    • Cyanite or kyanite; -- so named in allusion to its unequal hardness in two various instructions. See cyanite.
    • Cyanite: a mineral so-called by Haüy because of its unequal hardness, and because its crystals have the property of being electrified both definitely and adversely.
    • Kyanite.
    • Cyanite or kyanite; -- so-called in allusion to its unequal stiffness in two different directions. See cyanite.
    • Cyanite: a mineral so named by Haüy due to its unequal stiffness, and because its crystals have the property to be electrified both positively and adversely.
    • Kyanite.
    • Cyanite or kyanite; -- so called in allusion to its unequal hardness in two different directions. See cyanite.
    • Cyanite: a mineral so named by Haüy because of its unequal hardness, and because its crystals possess property of being electrified both favorably and negatively.
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