ripidolite


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ripidolite

[rə′pid·əl‚īt]
(mineralogy)
(Mg,Fe2+)9 Al6Si5O20( OH)16 A mineral of the chlorite group; consists of basic magnesium iron aluminum silicate. Also known as aphrosiderite.
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Sondi I, Pravdic V (1996) Electrokinetics of natural and mechanically modified ripidolite and beidellite clays.