hemimorphite

   A cave mineral — Zn4Si2O7(OH)2●H2O [11].

A Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology with Special Reference to Environmental Karst Hydrology. . 2002.

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  • Hémimorphite — Catégorie IX : silicates[1] Hémimorphite Ojuela, Mexique (21x12cm) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hemimorphite — Hémimorphite Hémimorphite Catégorie IX : silicates Hémimorphite Ojuela, Mexique (21x12cm) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • HÉMIMORPHITE — Les mineurs appellent indifféremment calamine les divers composés oxydés du zinc. Toutefois, les minéralogistes français réservent cette appellation au silicate de zinc hydraté, l’hémimorphite, dont la formule chimique est Si2, 2 ZnO, H2O.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • hemimorphite — [hem΄ēmôr′fīt΄] n. [Ger hemimorphit < hemimorph, hemimorphic (< hemi , HEMI + morph, MORPH) + it, ITE1] a light colored mineral, Zn4Si2O7 (OH) 2·H2O, that is an ore of zinc; hydrous zinc silicate …   English World dictionary

  • Hemimorphite — Infobox mineral name = Hemimorphite category = boxwidth = boxbgcolor = imagesize = caption = Hemimorphite from Mapimi, Durango, Mexico formula = Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 middot;H2O molweight = color = White, blue, greenish habit = Polar crystals, with… …   Wikipedia

  • hemimorphite — hemimorfitas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mineralas. formulė Zn₄[(OH)₂|Si₂O₇]·H₂O atitikmenys: angl. calamine; hemimorphite rus. гемиморфит; каламин ryšiai: sinonimas – kalaminas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • hemimorphite — /hem i mawr fuyt/, n. a hydrous zinc silicate mineral, Zn4(OH)2Si2O7·H2O, occurring in clear, colorless orthorhombic crystals; calamine: an ore of zinc. [1865 70; HEMI MORPH(IC) + ITE1] * * * ▪ mineral  one of two minerals formerly called… …   Universalium

  • hemimorphite — hemi·mor·phite …   English syllables

  • hemimorphite — /hɛmiˈmɔfaɪt/ (say hemee mawfuyt) noun a mineral, hydrous zinc silicate, Zn4Si2O7(OH)2H2O, an ore of zinc …   Australian English dictionary

  • hemimorphite — noun a white mineral; a common ore of zinc • Syn: ↑calamine • Hypernyms: ↑mineral • Substance Holonyms: ↑calamine lotion • Substance Meronyms: ↑cadmium, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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