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Definition of the noun Aluminosilicate

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noun - plural: aluminosilicates

  1. [inorganic chemistry] Any of many silicate minerals, such as feldspar and zeolite, in which a proportion of the Si4+ ions are replaced by Al3+, the excess negative charge being balanced by extra sodium, potassium or calcium ions.


Aluminosilicate minerals are minerals composed of aluminium, silicon, and oxygen, plus countercations. They are a major component of kaolin and other clay minerals.

  • also known as 硅酸铝

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Google previewEssential Readings in Light Metals, Volume 1, Alumina and Bauxite (2017)

by Don Donaldson, Benny Raahauge

In addition, the uncontrolled reprecipitation of the dissolved silica as sodium aluminosilicate is a major cause of fouling of the heat exchanger surfaces, with the net result being a decreased process energy recovery. While it is true that the ...

Google previewProceedings of the 4th World Conference on Detergents (1999)

Strategies for the 21st Century by Arno Cahn

By contrast, noncrystalline aluminosilicate is an effective liquid carrier which promotes granulation and does not form insoluble matter on storage. D Inorganics D Chelants • Polymers Zeolite A Polycarboxylates Multi-function Ca2+ Exchange ...

Google previewSustainability, Eco-efficiency, and Conservation in Transportation Infrastructure Asset Management (2014)

by Massimo Losa, Tom Papagiannakis

Advera® Advera® WMA Aluminosilicate is a water-containing foaming agent, composed of 78–82% zeolite and 18–22% water. It is a hydrated zeolite ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

SODIUM CALCIUM ALUMINOSILICATE, HYDRATED Synonyms Aluminosilicic acid, calcium sodium salt; Aluminosilicic acid, calcium sodium salt, hydrate; Aluminosilicic acid (unspecified), calcium sodium salt, hydrate; Aluminum calcium ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science - (2002)

by Arthur T. Hubbard

Second, aluminosilicate was selected among colloidal inorganic substances because it is the most abundant substance in soil systems and is also known to adsorb heavy metal ions quite specifically. Third, amorphous aluminosilicate was ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing (2006)

by Sunggyu Lee

Aluminosilicate end plates Porous Zirconia Cylinder Hole for temperature measurement Setter Fig. 5 A cross-sectional schematic view of the type of casket shown in Fig. 6. The casket is sectioned along a plane coincident with the casket's ...

Google previewDictionary of Oil, Gas, and Petrochemical Processing (2013)

by Alireza Bahadori, Chikezie Nwaoha, Malcolm William Clark

An aluminosilicate is where some of the Si atoms in silica (which has the perfectly reasonable chemical formula SiO4) are replaced with aluminum, giving an excess negative charge. “Hydrated” means that water is strongly associated with ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)

by Robert Ireland

Silica is particularly used in combination with aluminium oxide to produce aluminosilicate glasses such as glass ionomer *cement. silicone. sialography n. A technique for radiographic examination of the salivary glands. See also SIALOGRAM.

Google previewDictionary of Parasitology (2005)

by Peter J. Gosling

Hydrated aluminosilicate mineral, from which the water is easily removed, used for making molecular sieves and for ion exchange columns. zero (measurement) The point on ...

Google previewMosby's Dental Dictionary (2007)

by Elsevier, Mosby

a powder prepared from a calcium aluminosilicate glass and a liquid prepared from an aqueous solution of prepared polyacrylic acid; used mainly for small restorations on the proximal surfaces of anterior teeth and for restoration of eroded ...

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Aluminosilicate Meaning

Video shows what aluminosilicate means. Any of many silicate minerals, such as feldspar and zeolite, in which a proportion of the Si4+ ions are replaced by ...

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