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chlorite1 US English

A dark green mineral consisting of a basic hydrated aluminosilicate of magnesium and iron. It occurs as a constituent of many metamorphic rocks, typically forming flat crystals resembling mica

chlorite2 US English

A salt of chlorous acid, containing the anion ClO2

nickel-chlorite US English

A basic silicate and aluminate of magnesium, iron, nickel, and aluminium, (Mg,Fe,Ni,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8, which has been synthesized but whose natural occurrence is uncertain.