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English Word:

actinolite


English Pronunciation:

ac•tin•o•lite


Noun:


⇨Etymology

(Greek) -lite.


⇨Definition

(Mineralogy) A bright green variety of amphibole occurring usually in fibrous or columnar masses.



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Wiktionary

Noun:

actinolite (countable and uncountable, plural actinolites) (mineralogy) A mineral with monoclinic crystals of the chemical formula Ca2(Mg,Fe)5Si8O22(OH)2, belonging to the amphibole group.


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