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  • n. A trigonal-hexagonal scalenohedral mineral containing aluminum, chlorine, hydrogen, magnesium, oxygen, and sodium.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hydrated oxychlorid of aluminium and magnesium occurring in red cleavable masses.

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