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A light-green, magnesium-rich clay mineral, named from its occurrence at Attapulgus, GA, where it is quarried as fuller's earth. Crystallizes in the monoclinic system. Syn: palygorskite  <br/>Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms
 
A light-green, magnesium-rich clay mineral, named from its occurrence at Attapulgus, GA, where it is quarried as fuller's earth. Crystallizes in the monoclinic system. Syn: palygorskite  <br/>Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms
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Latest revision as of 15:42, 23 June 2020

A light-green, magnesium-rich clay mineral, named from its occurrence at Attapulgus, GA, where it is quarried as fuller's earth. Crystallizes in the monoclinic system. Syn: palygorskite
Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms


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