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adamite

[′ad·ə‚mīt]
(mineralogy)
Zn2(AsO4)(OH) A colorless, white, or yellow mineral consisting of basic zinc arsenate, crystallizing in the orthorhombic system; hardness is 3.5 on Mohs scale, and specific gravity is 4.34-4.35.
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Harris, G., The plurality of the races, and the distinctive character of the Adamite species, Anthropological Review, Vol.
The messianic aspect of Rothenberg's project is directly related to "the decay of the blissful, Adamite language-mind," for language, like all else that is human, will be redeemed upon the arrival of the messiah.
Communist extremists at Tabor, called Adamites, pushed for even more thorough-going communism in the abolition of the traditional family structure.
Special steels were produced here - that is shell steel for army tanks, etc, and non-corrosive steel "adamite".
We all know that just because a certain dealer has an Ojuela adamite priced at $3,500, that doesn't mean it's actually worth that much.
(51) There are more or less close parallels between the first two kings or patriarchs, as well as between the last four men on both lists, whereas the third to sixth kings bear Sumeric names and show no relationship to the third to sixth Adamite patriarchs.
Premises Strengths The Pre- The Gap Theory Avoid conflict with science Adamite The Two Adams Theory (old earth and fossils) Theories Fiat Young earth or apparent Accepts a certain literal Creationism age, no macroevolution interpretation of Genesis Theistic God created matter and God's immanence and Evolutionism natural law.
She was once looking at a nice miniature-size adamite specimen from Mexico.
Similarly, the depravity of Adamite nudity was intimately linked with the equally depraved presumption of speaking a pure, Edenic language.
Opaque, thin-tabular, butterscotch-orange crystals of wulfenite to 2 cm are scattered on a weathered gray limestone, with microcrystals of calcite and adamite. In another Holiday Inn room, Adam Larson of Adam's Minerals (www.adamsminerals.com) presented some nice barite specimens he has recently found at a new locality which he calls the Cougar mine #2, in Nye County, Nevada.
Again, for generations, this base metal mine produced tons of specimens of which the best known are its wonderful adamites. Eventually, with decreased collecting in the old mine (closed commercially in the mid-1940s), the price of fine adamite specimens shot through the roof.