a naturally formed, inorganic solid that has a definite crystalline structure
a substance that can not e separate or broken down into simple substance by chemical means
a substance made up of atom of two or more different element joined by chemical bonds
a solid whose atom , ions, or molecules are arrange in definite pattern
a mineral that contain the combination of silicon, oxygen, and one or more metal.
|non silicate mineral||
a mineral that does not contain the combination of slicon and oxygen.