A variety of potash mica containing water. It is less elastic than ordinary muscovite.


Hydromica schist, a mica schist characterised by the presence of hydromica. It often has a silky luster and almost soapy feel.

Origin: Hydro-, 1 + mica.

(01 Mar 1998)

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