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Cavansite

Definition of the noun Cavansite

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noun

  1. [mineralogy] An orthorhombic-dipyramidal mineral containing calcium, hydrogen, oxygen, silicon, and vanadium.

Explanation

Cavansite, whose name is derived from its chemical composition, calcium vanadium silicate, is a deep blue hydrous calcium vanadium phyllosilicate mineral, occurring as a secondary mineral in basaltic and andesitic rocks along with a variety of zeolite minerals. Discovered in 1967 in Malheur County, Oregon, cavansite is a relatively rare mineral. It is polymorphic with the even rarer mineral, pentagonite. It is most frequently found in Poona, India and in the Deccan Traps, a large igneous province.

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Google previewThe Book of Stones, Revised Edition (2015)

Who They Are and What They Teach by Robert Simmons, Naisha Ahsian

Cavansite is an excellent ally for anyone undertaking the communication of ideas or guidance, particularly when it...

NAISHAAHSIAN Cavansite is a beautiful and powerful Wind element ROBERT SIMMONS The most potent and beneficial ...

Google previewThe Pocket Book of Stones, Revised Edition (2015)

Who They Are and What They Teach by Robert Simmons

Cavansite is a stone of the purest Blue Ray vibrations. It unites the energies of the fifth and sixth chakras—the throat and the third eye— facilitating clear insight and articulate communication. Thus Cavansite is a stone of inner truth. It opens ...

Google previewCrystals for Energy Healing (2017)

A Practical Sourcebook of 100 Crystals by Ashley Leavy

ATTRIBUTES AND POWERS Cavansite is a stone of spiritual awakening. It encourages you to reconnect with your higher self after periods of spiritual unrest. Cavansite promotes consciousness expansion, especially through meditation and ...

Google previewHeritage Auctions Natural History Catalog #5000 (2007)

by Mark Van Winkle

Cavansite is an extremely rare silicate of calcium and vanadium, hence the name ; Calcium Vanadium Silicate: cavansite. The deep teal blue spherules of cavansite range in size up to % of an inch, while the piece has an overall dimensions of ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Chemoetymology (2006)

The Whys and Whences of Chemical Nomenclature and Terminology by Alexander Senning

cavansite Ca(VO)Si4 O10⋅4H2O, coined by contraction of calcium, vanadium, silicon, and -ite caviplex derived ( with contraction) from cavitand and complex cavitand derived from cavum (Latin: cavity, ...

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