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n. aragonita

Translation: aragonite

Definition of aragonita in English

Polimorfo de la calcita compuesto de carbonato de calcio, con una estructura cristalina diferente a la de este, que se encuentra en estalactitas y sustancias orgánicas como perlas, corales y conchas de moluscos.

Synonyms of aragonita in English

aragonito

Definition of aragonita in Spanish

Polymorph of calcite, also composed of calcium carbonate but with a different crystal structure, which forms naturally in stalactites and many organic substances, such as pearl, coral and the shells of molluscs.