analcite


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a·nal·cime

 (ə-năl′sēm′) also a·nal·cite (-sīt′)
n.
A white or light-colored zeolite, NaAlSi2O6·H2O, found in certain basalts.

[French, from Greek analkimos, weak (from its weak electric power) : an-, not; see a-1 + alkimos, brave (from alkē, strength).]

a·nal·cim′ic adj.

analcite

(æˈnælsaɪt; ˈænəlˌsaɪt; -sɪt) or

analcime

n
(Minerals) a white, grey, or colourless zeolite mineral consisting of hydrated sodium aluminium silicate in cubic crystalline form. Formula: NaAlSi2O6.H2O
[C19: from Greek analkimos weak (from an- + alkimos strong, from alkē strength) + -ite1]

a•nal•cite

(əˈnæl saɪt, ˈæn lˌsaɪt)

also a•nal•cime

(əˈnæl sim, -saɪm, -sɪm)

n.
a white or slightly colored zeolite mineral, Na(AlSi2O6)∙H2O, generally found in crystalline form.
[1795–1805; < Greek análk(imos) weak (an- an-1 + álkimos strong) + -ite1]
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Relative content of minerals, % Other minerals Sid Py Cc Do An Siderite Pyrite Calcite Dolomite Analcite 11-1 1 1 14 -- -- 11-16 -- -- 10 -- 6 11-24 -- 1 12 14 -- 11-44 1 1 4 4 -- 11-56 1 -- 6 6 12 11-93 -- -- 15 -- -- Average 1 0 10 4 3 18 Table 2.
During this period volcanic activities continued locally, represented by analcite bearing basanite and andesites.
The essential minerals of the basalts are the expected plagioclase, augite, olivine and iron-titanium oxides, while minor amounts of apatite, ferroaugite, and analcite were detected in some units.