ripidolite


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ripidolite

(rɪˈpɪdəˌlaɪt)
n
a green mineral of the chlorite group also known as clinichlore and which contains aluminium, magnesium, and iron
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[Mg.sup.2+] can also be replaced by [Fe.sup.2+], leading to a type of Fe-rich chlorite known as ripidolite with a theoretical formula of [([Fe.sup.2+],Mg).sub.3] [Al.sub.3] [([Fe.sup.2+],Mg).sub.6] ([Si.sub.5][Al.sub.3] [O.sub.20]) [(OH).sub.4][(OH).sub.16] [3].
Bozhilov, "Dissolution of ripidolite (Mg, Fe-chlorite) in organic and inorganic acid solutions," Soil Science Society of America Journal, vol.
and Bozhilov, K.N.: 2003, Dissolution of Ripidolite (Mg, Fe-Chlorite) in Organic and Inorganic Acid Solutions.