Sentence Examples

  • Halite; Die Naturgeschichte der arthrodelen Flagellaten (1883); Butschli, " Mastigophora " (in Bronn's Thierreich, i.
  • To mineralogists rock-salt is often known as halite - a name suggested in 1847 by E.
  • The word halite, however, is sometimes used not only for the species rock-salt but as a group-name to include a series of haloid minerals, of which that species is the type.
  • Halite or rock-salt crystallizes in the cubic system, usually in cubes, rarely in octahedra; the cubes being solid, unlike the skeleton-cubes obtained by rapid evaporation of brine.
  • Halite occasionally exhibits double refraction, perhaps due to natural pressure.

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