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n.1.(Min.) A rare mineral, occurring crystallized and in cleavable masses, usually white, or nearly so, in color. It is a silicate of aluminia and lithia.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The Arcadia Lithium Project represents a globally significant hard rock lithium resource and is being rapidly developed by Prospect's experienced team, focusing on near term production of petalite and spodumene concentrates.
The company calls Separation Rapids a rare pegmatite deposit enriched in lithium minerals, namely petalite and lepidolite.
However, based on the phase diagram shown in Figure 11, the external pressures listed in Table 1 are considered to be near the minimum formation pressure of the host spodumene, because of the absence of virgilite (LiAl[Si.sub.2][O.sub.6]), [beta]-spodumene, and petalite (LiAl[Si.sub.4][O.sub.10]) at the Jiajika deposit.
Inspired by electric-vehicle supercharging technology, UK hardware startup Petalite has announced the Petalite Flux, an external battery for your phone that can be charged to 100 percent (2,600mAh) in just 15 minutes.
Aston University graduate Leigh Purnell, aged 27, says his Petalite Flux quick-charging battery "will revolutionise the way we interact with portable electronics forever".
6 -- Researchers have developed an external phone charger called the Petalite Flux battery.
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But Harrod, with her long experience of the crafts and easy familiarity with materials such as petalite, potash and mica, has woven a vivid, compelling life which deserves to reach a wide audience.
Vector Capital has requested that a draft resolution be added to the agenda of Technicolor shareholders meeting scheduled for 20 June for the launch of a two-step capital hike at the end of which the investor and its vehicle Petalite Investments would hold between 18% and 29.9% in Technicolor.
The Separation Rapids property, located 70 km north of Kenora, Ontario, is host to the world class "Big Whopper Pegmatite", a very large resource of the rare lithium mineral petalite, with associated tantalum and rubidium minerals.
Chief among the native Brazilians who made major contributions was Jose Bonifacio de Andrada e Silva (1726-1789), who, after graduating from the Freiberg Mining Academy, went on to write prolifically of Brazil's "natural history." Andrada was the first to describe petalite, seapolite and cryolite; the mineral species andradite was named for him.