Sentence Examples


  • Its most striking feature and the one from which it derives its name barytes, barite (from the Greek Oapis, heavy) or heavy spar, is its weight.
  • Cavities within the massive banded barite are commonly lined with translucent brown prismatic crystals.
  • The mineral is regularly found associated with massive barite or calcite.
  • Barite crystals 22 mm long on drusy calcite.
  • Barite specimen.

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