bellite


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bellite

[′be‚līt]
(materials)
An explosive consisting of five parts of ammonium nitrate to one part of metadinitrobenzene with some potassium nitrate.
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Finally, in August 2002 exceptional specimens of bellite as bright orange-red crusts of needle-like microcrystals were found at the Ponderosa mine south of Sierra Gorda.