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|System:||Triclinic||Colour:||Translucent lilac brown, ...|
|Lustre:||Vitreous||Hardness:||6 - 7|
|Name:||From the Greek αξίνα ("axina") for "axe", in allusion to the common habit of its crystals.|
|Synonym of:||Axinite Group|
Localities listed here are where only 'axinite' is given as a reference. Most, but not all, 'axinite' is axinite-(Fe), i.e., the Fe-dominant member within the Axinite Group.
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