Origin of chrysotile
Words nearby chrysotile
How to use chrysotile in a sentence
I found there, however, a piece of unmistakable chrysotile, grouped amongst a miscellaneous lot of American minerals.Asbestos|Robert H. Jones
Crocidolite or blue asbestos is similar to chrysotile but somewhat inferior in fire-resisting qualities.
In Arizona chrysotile is found in veins in cherty limestone, associated with diabase intrusives.
Asbestos consists mostly of magnesium silicate minerals—chrysotile, anthophyllite, and crocidolite.
Mineralogically it is distinct from chrysotile, which is used for similar purposes.