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  • n. A monoclinic-prismatic mineral containing aluminum, calcium, hydrogen, magnesium, oxygen, silicon, and sodium.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A variety of amphibole. See amphibole.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An aluminous variety of amphibole or hornblende, containing but little iron, of a palegreen or grayish color, occurring at Edenville in New York.

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