Translation for 'anthophyllite' from English to Russian
NOUN   an anthophyllite | anthophyllites
антофиллит {м}
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Translation for 'anthophyllite' from English to Russian

антофиллит {м}минерал.
Usage Examples English
  • Peak metamorphic assemblages were in the amphibolite facies, with development of metamorphic olivine-anthophyllite-pyroxene assemblages.
  • Few komatiite sequences display even pristine metamorphic assemblages, with most metamorphic olivine replaced by serpentine, anthophyllite, talc or chlorite.
  • Anthophyllite is formed by the breakdown of talc in ultramafic rocks in the presence of water and carbon dioxide as a prograde metamorphic reaction.
  • Cummingtonite tends toward more calcium substitution than related anthophyllite.
  • With increasing serpentinization knot-like clusters of colourless, magnesium-rich chlorite, meshes of serpentine minerals, and felt-like aggregates of colourless amphiboles (tremolite), talc, anthophyllite and pargasite occur.

  • The new minerals are found intergrown with the amphiboles anthophyllite and cummingtonite in sprays up to 5 cm long.
  • A polytype of chesterite could be anthophyllite, which has a similar crystal structure.
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