- any naturally occurring or synthetically produced aluminum silicate containing alkali-metal or alkaline-earth-metal ions, as a feldspar, zeolite, or beryl.
Origin of aluminosilicate
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- a silicate in which some of the silicon in the tetrahedral unit SiO 4 has been replaced by aluminium
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