Sentence Examples


  • For example, boracite forms pseudo-cubic crystals which become truly cubic at 265°, with a distinct change in density; leucite behaves similarly at about 560°.
  • Klaproth had discovered the presence of potassium in leucite and lepidolite, it occurred to L.
  • Finding vegetable alkali in certain minerals, such as leucite, proposed to distinguish it as potash, and at the same time assigned to the mineral alkali the name natron, which survives in the symbol, Na, now used for sodium.
  • News, 1864, 10, p. 181), and, associated with rubidium, at Diirkheim; it is also found in lepidolite, leucite, petalite, triphylline and in the carnallite from Stassfurt.
  • Leucite and nepheline lavas are here abundant.

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