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silica

Definition:
Transparent, tasteless crystals found in nature as agate, amethyst, chalcedony, cristobalite, flint, sand, quartz, and tridymite. The compound is insoluble in water or acids except hydrofluoric acid.
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Entry Terms:
  • silicon dioxide
  • cristobalite
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/56445
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