Item#37: Azbest/ Chrysotile

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Crizotilul este o forma fibroasa a serpentinului care apare de obicei in roca metamorfica (=serpentinit). Agregatele cu fibre paralele se numesc azbest.

Chysotile is the fibrous form of serpentine occuring in veins and lenses of metamorphic rock (=serpentinite). Aggregates with parallel fibres are called asbestos.

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