Definición de apatite en inglés:

apatite

Saltos de línea: apa|tite
Pronunciación: /ˈapətʌɪt
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun]
A widely occurring pale green to purple mineral, consisting of calcium phosphate with some fluorine, chlorine, and other elements. It is used in the manufacture of fertilizers.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Magnetite, apatite, titanite and zircon make up the accessory minerals.
  • Some calcareous veins contain epidote, titanite and apatite.
  • The next few pockets yielded only dark blue apatite and clear to smoky to pale citrine quartz.

Origen

early 19th century: coined in German from Greek apatē 'deceit' (from the mineral's diverse forms and colours).

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