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Meaning of "chrysocolla" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHRYSOCOLLA

chrysocolla  [ˌkrɪsəʊˈkɒlə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHRYSOCOLLA

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Chrysocolla is a noun.
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WHAT DOES CHRYSOCOLLA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

chrysocolla

Chrysocolla

Chrysocolla is a hydrated copper cyclosilicate mineral with formula: Cu2-xAlx4·nH2O or 2H2Si2O54·nH2O. The structure of the mineral has been questioned as spectrographic studies suggest material identified as chrysocolla may be a mixture of the copper hydroxide spertiniite and chalcedony.

Definition of chrysocolla in the English dictionary

The definition of chrysocolla in the dictionary is a mineral that is a silicate of copper and occurs in shades of blue or green and is reputed to have calming properties.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHRYSOCOLLA


ayatollah
ˌaɪəˈtɒlə
choler
ˈkɒlə
collar
ˈkɒlə
corolla
kəˈrɒlə
dollar
ˈdɒlə
dolor
ˈdɒlə
goller
ˈɡɒlə
holla
ˈhɒlə
holler
ˈhɒlə
horse-collar
ˈhɔːsˌkɒlə
ichthyocolla
ˌɪkθɪəʊˈkɒlə
olla
ˈɒlə
osteocolla
ˌɒstɪəʊˈkɒlə
roll-collar
rəʊlˈkɒlə
sarcocolla
ˌsɑːkəʊˈkɒlə
scholar
ˈskɒlə
torticollar
ˌtɔːtɪˈkɒlə
walla
ˈwɒlə
wallah
ˈwɒlə
Waller
ˈwɒlə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHRYSOCOLLA

chrysalid
chrysalidal
chrysalides
chrysalis
chrysanth
chrysanthemum
chrysarobin
chryselephantine
chrysoberyl
chrysocracy
chrysolite
chrysolitic
chrysomelid
chrysophan
chrysophilite
chrysophyte
chrysoprase
Chrysostom
chrysotile

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHRYSOCOLLA

abolla
Anguilla
arolla
azolla
Castilla
cholla
Cinderella
Falla
gorilla
Isabella
Marbella
Melilla
mozzarella
Sevilla
stella
Sulla
umbrella
vanilla
victrolla
villa

Synonyms and antonyms of chrysocolla in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «chrysocolla» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHRYSOCOLLA

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Translator English - Chinese

硅孔雀石
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

chrysocolla
570 millions of speakers

English

chrysocolla
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

chrysocolla
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الكريزوكولا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

хризоколла
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

chrysocolla
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

chrysocolla
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

chrysocolla
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Chrysocolla
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

chrysocolla
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

珪孔雀石
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

chrysocolla
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Chrysocolla
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chrysocolla
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

chrysocolla
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

क्रिओसोकोला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

chrysocolla
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

chrysocolla
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

chryzokola
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

хризоколла
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

chrysocolla
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

chrysocolla
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

chrysocolla
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Chrysocolla
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

chrysocolla
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of chrysocolla

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHRYSOCOLLA»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHRYSOCOLLA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about chrysocolla

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHRYSOCOLLA»

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The Book of Stones: Who They Are and What They Teach
CHRYSOCOLLA key words Communication, expression of the sacred. goddess energies, gentleness and power element Water chakras Throat (5th), Heart (4th), Root (ist) Chrysocolla is a hydrous copper silicate with a hardness of 2 to 4.
Robert Simmons, Naisha Ahsian, 2007
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Field Guide to Rocks & Minerals of Southern Africa
CHRYSOCOLLA Composition: silicate Crystal system: orthorhombic Hardness: 2 -4 Specific gravity: 2-4 Streak: white Lustre: dull, earthy Named from the Greek ' chrysos' meaning 'gold' and 'kolla' meaning 'glue', chrysocolla having been used  ...
Bruce Cairncross, 2004
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Copper and Bronze in Art: Corrosion, Colorants, Conservation
TABLE 8.1 CHARACTERISTICS OF SOME COPPER SILICATE MINERALS CHRYSOCOLLA The chemical formula for the common copper silicate mineral chrysocolla was formerly expressed as CuSiO2-«H2O, but can be represented as (Cu ...
David A. Scott, 2002
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Rock Roles: Facts, Properties, and Lore of Gemstones
Chrysocolla. Chrysocolla. is a copper-rich mineral that is closely related to Turquoise, and is sometimes confused with Turquoise. It can be found wherever copper deposits are located, which includes the southwestern Untied States. It occurs ...
Suzanne Bettonville
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Professional paper - United States Geological Survey
directly with chrysocolla during the general oxidation of the disseminated deposits. In other words they were not veins of sulphides oxidized in place to chrysocolla. Chrysocolla, probably also deposited directly as such, in dacite tuff, is the ore ...
Geological Survey (U.S.), 1918
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Abstracts for 1962: Abstracts of papers submitted for six ...
Chrysocolla of New Mexico and Adjacent Areas SUN, MING-SHAN, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, N. Mex. Chrysocolla has been known more than 2000 years as a green stone containing copper as the coloring  ...
‎1963
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Issues in Acoustic and Ultrasound Technology: 2013 Edition
According to news reporting originating from Brisbane, Australia, by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, “Chrysocolla (Cu, Al)(2)H2Si205(OH)(4)center dot nH(2)O is a hydrated copper hydroxy silicate and is commonly known as a ...
‎2013
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United States Geological Survey Professional Paper
Rogers 1 has presented a photomicrograph of a polished section showing chalcopyrite from the Ludwig mine partly altered to chalcocite. OhrysocoUa. — The term chrysocolla is here used to designate the bluish-green opal-like substance that ...
9
A Natural History Of Fossils
The Chrysocolla is greatly used, and esteemed by painters, as a valuable and elegant colour; Imperatus observes, that the walls, paintings, &c. of the Romans with this colour, which yet remain, are as lively and as fresh as if they were but ...
Emanuel Mendes da Costa, 1757
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Pigment Compendium: Optical Microscopy of Historical Pigments
sky blue chrysocolla. in Fig. 1 under crossed polars. of chrysocolla in crossed polars. 4 P1475: XPL/100. Angular crystal of 5 P1475: PPL/100. The crystal in Fig . 4 6 P1475: PPL/100. The crystal in Fig. 4 Crystallinity n n Orthorhombic to ...
Nicholas Eastaugh, Valentine Walsh, Tracey Chaplin, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHRYSOCOLLA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term chrysocolla is used in the context of the following news items.
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Archaeology Center's dream realized
Specimens of malachite, chrysocolla, and azurite were recovered from the site. These were probably obtained directly by the site inhabitants ... «Sonoran News, Jun 15»
2
Discovery at Grey Fox Ridge a dream come true for Verde Valley …
Specimens of malachite, chrysocolla, and azurite were recovered from the site. These were probably obtained directly by the site inhabitants ... «Verde Independent, Jun 15»
3
Elie Top: Creating His Own Jewelry Line
The stones are mainly onyx, labradorite, quartz, chrysocolla and tiger's-eye. All the gemstones have lines, stripes and inclusions that give them ... «New York Times, May 15»
4
[PHOTOS] The exotic world of rare minerals and gems
Burmese Tourmaline. Chrysocolla in Malachite. Fluorite. Luz Opal. Opal Fossil. Opal. Pink Rhodochrosite. Rhodochrosite. Rose Quartz Geode. «Mining Global, May 15»
5
Indonesian Gemstones Dealers Mine a Growing Market
Aside from batu akik, people are also into bacan or chrysocolla, a blue-green copper mineral. “The most expensive ones could be up to 750 ... «Wall Street Journal, May 15»
6
Spectacular sparklers
... with blue tourmalines shimmering like sea spray; a ring with many sapphires, shades of paradise swirling around a 21.66-carat chrysocolla; rings of blue-violet ... «Hong Kong Standard, May 15»
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Florence mine gets tentative OK for test project
This is a sample of bedrock that shows chrysocolla, tenorite and cuprite minerals taken from a test-field extraction site as part of the Florence ... «azcentral.com, Dec 14»
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Copper Fox Announces Preliminary In-Situ Leach Test Results from …
A mineralogical examination on the test samples showed that chrysocolla and malachite are the primary copper bearing minerals. «Yahoo Finance UK, Dec 14»
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Salem's gem and mineral show displays earth's treasures
Nearly 3,000 people usually turn out to the gem and mineral show to peruse the tables lined with chrysocolla, rose quartz, rhodonite, laguna ... «Roanoke Times, Nov 14»
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Controversial Florence mine project on hold — for now
A June 2011 photo shows a sample of bedrock that includes chrysocolla, tenorite and cuprite minerals taken from the test-field extraction site ... «azcentral.com, Nov 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Chrysocolla [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/chrysocolla>. Nov 2019 ».
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