Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Brookite

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1621

\bru-kīt\ n [Henry J. Brooke † 1859 English mineralogist] (1825) Rutile form of titanium dioxide characterized by its orthorhombic form. Its color varies from black to reddish brown. It is not used directly as a pigment.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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