Crocidolite

Definition of Crocidolite

Cro`cid´o`lite   Pronunciation: kr?-s?d´?-l?t
n.1.(Min.) A mineral occuring in silky fibers of a lavender blue color. It is related to hornblende and is essentially a silicate of iron and soda; - called also blue asbestus. A silicified form, in which the fibers penetrating quartz are changed to oxide of iron, is the yellow brown tiger-eye of the jewelers.
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Critique
critter
Crizzel
CRO
Cro-magnon
Croak
Croaker
croaky
Croat
Croatia
Croatian
croc
Crocein
Croceous
Crocetin
Croche
Crochet
Crochet hook
crocheting
Crociary
-Crocidolite-
Crocin
Crock
crocked
Crocker
Crockery
Crocket
Crocketed
Crocketing
Crocky
Crocodile
Crocodile bird
Crocodile tears
Crocodilia
Crocodilian
Crocodility
Crocoisite
Crocoite
Croconate
Croconic
Croconic acid
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