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noun - plural: uranites

  1. A dark, lustrous, heavy mineral, a source of uranium and radium.

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Google previewAssaying and metallurgical analysis for the use of students, chemists, and assayers (1911)

by Ezra Lobb Rhead

Uranite is a bright green, micaceous body, often crystallized in square plates. The lustre is pearly. Hardness, 2-2-5. It is a hydrated phosphate of uranium and copper ; yields copper before blow-pipe. Antunite (lime uranite) is a light green to ...

Google previewOutline facts of chemistry. Pt.1,2 [in 1]. (1866)

by Thomas Ward (F.C.S.)

Uranite is a double phosphate of calcium and uranium, Ca 2(U2 02) 2P04, 8H20. Chalcolite has this formula ...

Google previewMining American (1907)

mam-roams- * Uranite is a double phosphate of uranium and calcium. It is also known as autunite. Carnotite is a double vanadate of uranium and potassium. According to Merck, the preparation of normal acids is rendered less difficult if the ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Philosophical Journal (1823)

Ber- zelius, " uranite is a compound oxide of uranium with lime and " water, or a true salt with a base of lime, in which the oxide " acts as an acid." Mr R. Phillips has, however, found it io be a true phosphate. A specimen from ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal (1823)

Exhibiting a View of the Progressive Discoveries and Improvements in the Sciences and the Arts

Berzelius, “ uranite is a compound oxide of uranium with lime and “ water, ...

Google previewAn Introduction to the Study of Minerals, British Museum (Natural History) (1903)

With a Guide to the Mineral Gallery by Lazarus Fletcher

OALCO—URANITE is a hydrated phosphate of uranium and calcium, Case 39bcand is represented by very fine specimens from St. Symphorien. URANOCIRCITE is a similar compound in which the calcium is Case 39c. replaced by barium: ...

Google previewThe Student's Natural History (1863)

by William Baird

Uranite is a combination of uranium with phosphoric acid and lime, forming n calcareo-phosphate of uranium .

Google previewA Mineralogical Lexicon of Franklin, Hampshire, and Hampden Counties, Massachusetts (1895)

by Benjamin Kendall Emerson

Uranite. Chesterfield ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art (1875)

Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox

[URANITE.] Uran-ochre. [ZIPPEITE. Uranbloom. [ZIPPEITE. Urangreen. A native sulphate of copper and uranium, which is found in green acicular crystals and crusts at Joachimstahl in Bohemia. Urania (Gr. obpavia). In the Hesiodic Theogony, ...

Google previewA Comprehensive Dictionary of the World (1992)

Uranite, yu-ran-ite. s. In mineralogy, an ore of uranium of a bright green or yellow colour, and foliated like mica. UlAHITiO, jm ran-it'-iek, a. Pertaining to uranite, or resembling it ; containing uranite. Uranium, yu-ra'-ne-um, a. A metal discovered ...

Google previewA dictionary of chemistry and of mineralogy as connected with it (1826)

by William Campbell Ottley

See Uranite. Uranite. A mineralogical name given to an impure native oxide of uranium. It somewhat resembles mica, and is of a brilliant green colour. Uranium. A hard brittle metal, of a brownish or greyish colour. It is very difficult of fusion, and ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Chemistry, Practical and Theoretical (1862)

Embracing Its Application to the Arts, Metallurgy, Mineralogy, Geology, Medicine, and Pharmacy


Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1817)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature ...

MICACEous URANITE. Id. Brochant, ii. 463. Kirwan, ii. 3o4. Exter. Char— Sometimes in thin layers, but often crystallized in rectangular four-fided tables; in cubes, &nd fix-fided prisms variously modified. Crystals small, and grouped together; ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

Uranite, or Uran mica, Urane oxidé, Hauy. The colour of this ore is lemon-yellow, passing into orange, and into apple-green and emerald-green; it becomes brownish by decomposition. It occurs crystallized in rectangular prisms and tables, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1858)

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Uranite, Uran-Mica.— (Ca + U)J P + 8H.

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