: a lavender-blue or light green mineral of the amphibole group that occurs in silky fibers and in massive form and is a type of asbestos — compare tigereye
Examples of crocidolite in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe types that are used in construction are white, blue, and brown varieties, known as chrysotile, crocidolite, and amosite.
David Grossman, Popular Mechanics, 7 Aug. 2018
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