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  • n. An isometric-diploidal mineral containing carbon, magnesium, oxygen, sodium, and sulfur.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A carbonate and sulphate of magnesium and sodium (2MgCO3.2Na2CO3.Na2SO4) which occurs in colorless octahedral crystals at Borax Lake, San Bernardino County, California.

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