dioctahedral

What is dioctahedral?

dioctahedral meaning in Soil Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
An octahedral sheet or a mineral containing such a sheet that has two-thirds of the octahedral sites filled by trivalent ions such as aluminum or ferric iron. See also phyllosilicate mineral terminology, trioctahedral and Appendix I, Table A3.

 

reference: Soil Science Society of America

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