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a mineral, hydrous aluminum sulfate, Al 2 (SO 4)(OH) 4 ⋅7H 2 O, occurring in white, chalky masses.
Historical Examples

We floated there like a derelict—dark, silent, save for the lapping of the water against our aluminite pontoons.
Tarrano the Conqueror Raymond King Cummings

The walls seemed to bulge outward with the pressure of the room, the aluminite braces straining and creaking.
Astounding Stories of Super-Science, May, 1930 Various


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