from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The process of transforming into albite; the alteration of some preëxisting mineral, such as lime-soda-feldspar, into albite.

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  • noun mineralogy conversion into albite


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  • Better mineralization displays sericite alteration and occasionally albitization and the presence of increased sulphides including pyrite, pyrrhotite and especially arsenopyrite.

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