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Definition of the noun amblygonite

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noun - plural: amblygonites

  1. a white or grey mineral consisting of lithium aluminum phosphate; a source of lithium
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic word: mineral = solid homogeneous inorganic substances occurring in nature having a definite chemical composition
    • substance: atomic number 3 / lithium / Li = a soft silver-white univalent element of the alkali metal group; the lightest metal known

Alternative definition of the noun amblygonite


  1. [mineral] A mineral, a mixed fluoride and aluminophosphate of sodium and lithium that is an important ore of lithium.

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Google previewCambridge Guide to Minerals, Rocks and Fossils (1999)

by Arthur Clive Bishop, Alan Robert Woolley, William Roger Hamilton, Natural History Museum (London, England)

Occurrence Amblygonite is a rare mineral which occurs in granite pegmatites together with other lithium minerals such as spodumene, tourmaline, and lepidolite, and with albite, for which it may be mistaken. Vivianite Apatite 'r*••:*' . Apatite ...

Google previewUnfolding Our Light (2013)

Creating Crystal Mandalas to Awaken and Heal by Michael Eastwood

Amblygonite is a perfect balancer for the solar plexus ...

Google previewHandbook of Flotation Reagents: Chemistry, Theory and Practice (2014)

Volume 3: Flotation of Industrial Minerals by Srdjan M. Bulatovic

Amblygonite is a lithium phosphate that contains up to 10% Li2O. However, it has a secondary role in the production of lithium due to high phosphorus content. The color of amblyonite is white to greenish. This minerals contains 54% P2O5, ...

Google previewGemstones (2008)

Properties, Identification and Use by Arthur Thomas

Amblygonite is a fluoro- phosphate of lithium and aluminium that usually occurs in a massive form. It shows a faint green or orange fluorescence under long-wave ultraviolet light, has a moderate heat sensitivity and is brittle. The relatively rare ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Crystals (2007)

by Judy Hall

Note: Amblygonite is a high-vibration stone. Astrophyllite Crystal system Chemistry Hardness Source Chakra Number Zodiac sign Beneficial for Triclinic ( KNa) 3 (FeMn) 7Ti25i8 (OH) 31 3 USA Higher crown 9 Scorpio Completing projects, ...

Google previewEngineering and Mining Journal (1913)

Amblygonite is the most important of these minerals, both on account of its high lithia content and on account of its ready solubility and consequent easy treatment. It occurs in nodules often as much as 200 to 300 lb. in weight. They are usually ...

Google previewThe Pharmaceutical Era (1901)

and also with spodumene at Peru, “ Amblygonite is a mineral crystallizing in the triclinic system the crystals being large and coarse. The mineral is more commonly in columnar to compact masses ...

Google previewMining Journal Volume C (1915)

Amblygonite is the principal ore mined; it averages about 7% lithium and is worth $38 per ton, f.o.b. the Atlantic Seaboard, which is equivalent to about $28 a ton f.o.b. Keystone. \Volframitc is Being Produced on a large scale at the Wasp No. 2.

Google previewE/MJ, Engineering and Mining Journal (1915)

Amblygonite is the principal ore mined; it averages about 7% lithium and is worth $38 per ton, f.o.b. the Atlantic Seaboard, which is equivalent to about $28 a ton f.o.b. Keystone. Wolfrumite is Being Produced on a large scale at the Wasp No. 2.

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences. Second Supplement (1875)

by Henry Watts

In 1871, however, a mineral of similar composition, but supposed to differ from amblygonite in the relative proportions of its constituent elements, and in its optical properties, was found in the stanniferous strata of Montebras (Creuse), and was ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)


Google previewEncyclopedic Dictionary of Industrial Technology (2012)

Materials, Processes and Equipment by David F. Tver

The chief lithium-bearing pegmatite minerals are spodumene, lepidolite, amblygonite, and petalite. Spodumene is a member of the pyroxene group and occurs in prismatic or elongate bladed crystals of a dull gray-white color. Lithium metal is ...

Google previewDictionary of Geological Terms (1984)

by Robert Latimer Bates, Julia A. Jackson

amblygonite (am-blyg'-o-nite) A mineral: (Li,Na)Al(P04XF,OH). Triclinia An ore of lithium, found in pegmatites as white or greenish cleavable masses.

Google previewThe London Encyclopaedia (1829)

Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature, and Practical Mechanics, Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge. Illustrated by Numerous Engravings, a General Atlas, and Appropriate Diagrams by Thomas Curtis

'Amblygonite. 2. *Bergmanite. 3.

Google previewThe Condensed chemical dictionary (1920)

a reference volume

Amblygonite. A natural fluophosphate of aluminum and lithium, Li(AlF)PO4. California and South Dakota. Ambrette. See Abelmoschus. American Ginseng. See Ginseng. American Hellebore. See Veratrum. American Ipecac.

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

smithsonite alunite chalcopyrite hatchettine natrolite sodalite amblygonite chlorite hematite nepheline/nephelite soda niter amphibole chromite hemimorphite niccolite spar anadalusite chrysoberyl heulandite obsidian sperrylite analcime ...

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

Amblygonite. Wavellite. Lasionite. Turquois. Callais. Fischerite. Peganite. Lazulite. Childrenite. Evansite. YTTRLA. Phosphate of Yttria, or Xenotime. ZIRCONLA. Wöhlerite. 532.

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Earth Science (2009)

by Jacqueline Smith

amblygonite /am-blig-ŏ-nÿt/ A greenish or white lithium-containing mineral, ...

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