noun. ['ˈflʊˌraɪt, ˈflɔˌraɪt'] a soft mineral (calcium fluoride) that is fluorescent in ultraviolet light; chief source of fluorine.
- atomic number 20
- atomic number 9
Rhymes with Fluorite
Sentences with fluorite
A fluorite ball can help clear the air.
2. Noun, plural
Blue, green and purple fluorite have fluorescent properties.
3. Noun, singular or mass
Another difference between calcite and fluorite is the color each forms in.
Calcite and fluorite also differ in behavior attributes.