Cryolite definition

krīə-līt
A fluoride of sodium and aluminum, Na3AlF6, found in Greenland or produced synthetically and used in the molten state in the electrolytic production of aluminum.
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An uncommon, white, vitreous natural fluoride of aluminum and sodium, Na3 AlF6 , nearly invisible in water in powdered form and used chiefly in the electrolytic recovery of aluminum.
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The mineral sodium aluminium fluoride (Na3AlF6).
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Alternative Form of cryolite - kryolite

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Noun

Singular:
cryolite
Plural:
cryolites