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A common mineral, CaF2, occurring in green, blue, purple, yellow, or colorless crystals, usually in cubes; A mineral consisting of calcium fluoride that typically occurs as cubic crystals

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  • Elder Son's Sweet Fiance, wears the purple fluorite, which is very pretty.
  • Fluorspar is the trade name for the mineral fluorite, which is composed of calcium fluoride.
  • Crystals of calcium fluoride (CaF2), also known as fluorite and fluorspar, are used to make lenses to focus infrared light.
  • For the search, naturally, we'll use a fluorite camera. for more
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