imogolite

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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Japanese imogo ‎(brownish-yellow soil derived from volcanic ash) + -ite.

NounEdit

imogolite ‎(countable and uncountable, plural imogolites)

  1. (mineralogy) An aluminium silicate clay mineral found in soils formed from volcanic ash.

External linksEdit

  • imogolite Barthelmy, David (accessed 29 August 2016) Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1]
  • imogolite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016