Origin of chalybite
Examples from the Web for chalybite
Historical Examples of chalybite
They are often impure, and their iron may be present as haematite or as chalybite.
The crystallographic and physical characters resemble those of dolomite and chalybite.
Chalybite, kal′i-bīt, n. native iron protocarbonate—siderite.
Chalybite, which is carbonate of iron, is an ore of great importance.
All carbonates are soluble with effervescence in dilute acids; some, such as chalybite and magnesite, require the aid of heat.
- another name for siderite (def. 1)