Dictionary » S » Salite



(Science: chemical) A massive lamellar variety of pyroxene, of a dingy green colour.

Alternative forms: sahlite.

Origin: So called from Sala, a town in Sweden.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,164 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link