artinite


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artinite

[är′tē‚nīt]
(mineralogy)
Mg2CO3(OH)2·3H2O A snow-white mineral crystallizing in the orthorhombic system and occurring in crystals or fibrous aggregates.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The specimens remind me of the old flattened artinite sprays from Staten Island, New York.