Definition of sylvine in English:

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sylvine

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪlviːn/

noun

Another term for sylvite.
Example sentences
  • Sylvite, also called sylvine, is a major source of potassium or potash used in fertilizer products.
  • In this process, the different dissolution behavior of halite, sylvine and primarily of kieserite is exploited.
  • However, China is relatively deficient in reserves of sylvine and boron.

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