akermanite

akermanite

[′ȯ·kər·mə‚nīt]
(mineralogy)
Ca2MgSi2O7 Anhydrous calcium-magnesium silicate found in igneous rocks; a melilite.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The residue of slag after CA extraction contains little akermanite and much gehlenite.
The difference is also evident in the appearance of akermanite (Ca2MgSi2O7) and C4AF [[Ca.
For some unknown reason, akermanite and orebroite (a second entry) appear after zykaite.