mesotype definition

  • noun:
    • any one of different minerals, including natrolite (soft drink mesotype), scolecite (lime mesotype), and mesolite (lime-soda mesotype).
    • An old term addressing natrolite or soda mesolite, scolecite or lime mesotype, and mesolite or lime-soda mesotype.
    • In mineralogy, a name early provided to several minerals for the zeolite group which are today named distinct types. It included natrolite or soda-mesotype, scolecite or lime-mesotype, mesolite or lime-soda mesotype, and in addition thomsonite.

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