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Chlorite is (Mg,Fe)5(Al,Fe''')2Si3O10(OH)8
Chlorite comes from the Greek word, chloros, meaning green.
chlorite cleavage: 1
chlorite-massive: 1 2 3
chloritoid: 1 2
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