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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

helio- +‎ -lite, from Ancient Greek ἥλιος(hḗlios, sun) and λίθος(líthos, stone); analogous to sunstone.

NounEdit

heliolite ‎(plural heliolites)

  1. A variety of feldspar, closely related to orthoclase

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External linksEdit

  • heliolite mindat.org[1], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016