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clinopyroxene


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A group of pyroxene minerals which crystallize in the monoclinic crystal system, including the calcium-bearing clinopyroxenes and the sodium-bearing pyroxenes. Important members of the group include augite, diopside, pigeonite, and aegirine.

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