OTHER WORDS FROM actinoliteac·tin·o·lit·ic [ak-tin-l-it-ik, ak-tuh-nl-] /ækˌtɪn lˈɪt ɪk, ˌæk tə nl-/, adjective
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Actinolite is a green silicate of lime, magnesia, and iron 322 especially common in certain metamorphic rocks.Geology|William J. Miller
Byssolite, bis′o-līt, n. an olive-green variety of actinolite, in long crystals.
The actinolite slate is dark green, and formed by an almost insensible gradation from the mica slate.In the Arctic Seas|Francis Leopold McClintock
It is entirely composed of a slaty rock, traversed by numerous veins of Actinolite.A Guide to the Mount's Bay and the Land's End|John Ayrton Paris