Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A fluoride of aluminium and calcium, occurring in transparent isometric octahedrons with cryolite in Greenland.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Min.) A fluoride of alumina and soda occurring with the Greenland cryolite in octahedral crystals.

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  • noun mineralogy An isometric-hexoctahedral mineral containing aluminum, fluorine, hydrogen, magnesium, oxygen, and sodium.

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