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Some fissure veins of fluorite in limestone in southern Illinois are twenty to forty feet wide.
Fluorite is widely distributed, most commonly in vein deposits, often associated with metallic ores.
In England, fluorite is obtained in this manner as a by-product from lead and zinc mines.The Economic Aspect of Geology|C. K. Leith
Only certain varieties of fluorite show the phenomenon well.The Nature of Animal Light|E. Newton Harvey
Agricola derived the name fluores from fluo "to flow," and we in turn obtain "fluorite," or "fluorspar," from Agricola.De Re Metallica|Georgius Agricola