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Noun1.chabasite - a group of minerals of the zeolite family consisting of a hydrous silicate of calcium and aluminum
zeolite - any of a family of glassy minerals analogous to feldspar containing hydrated aluminum silicates of calcium or sodium or potassium; formed in cavities in lava flows and in plutonic rocks
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The most frequent species of zeolites are stibnite, chabasite, laumontite, mesolite/mordenite, thomsonite, and analcim.
Les matieres predominantes remplissant let vacuoles dans Ic basalte sont Ia caladonite et la silice, en compagnie de petites quantites d'<< heulandite >>, de chabasite et d'analcime.