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Can you name the Silicate Minerals by their formula?

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FormulaMineralType
(Mg,Fe)2SiO4Nesosilicate
Zn2SiO4Nesosilicate
Mg2Al4Si5O18Cyclosilicate
CaSiO3Inosilicate
Mg3Si4O10(OH)2Phyllosilicate
(Mn2+,Ca,Mg)4[(Al,Fe3+)5Mg](As,V)O4(SiO4)2(Si3O10)(OH)6Sorosilicate
K(Li,Al)2-3(Si3Al)O10(OH,F)2Phyllosilicate
Zn4(Si2O7)(OH)2.H2OSorosilicate
Ca2(Mg,Fe)5Si8O22(OH)2Inosilicate
Ca10(Fe,Mg)2Al4(SiO4)5(Si2O7)2(OH)4Sorosilicate
Mg3Si2O5(OH)4Phyllosilicate
(Na,Ca)(Li,Mg,Al)(Al,Fe,Mn)6 (BO3)3Si6O18(OH)4 Cyclosilicate
Fe2Al9O6(SiO4)4(O,OH)2Nesosilicate
KAl2(Si3Al)O10(OH)2Phyllosilicate
Cu6(Si6O18).6H2OCyclosilicate
KAlSi3O8Tectosilicate
Mn3Al2Si3O12Nesosilicate
K(Mg,Fe)3(Si3Al)O10(OH)2Phyllosilicate
SiO2Tectosilicate
MgSiO3Inosilicate
Na2Al2Si3O10.2H2OTectosilicate
CaAl2(Si2Al2)O10(OH)2Phyllosilicate
(Na,K)AlSiO4Tectosilicate
Be3Al2(Si6O18)Cyclosilicate
Al2SiO5Nesosilicate
FormulaMineralType
Na4(AlSi3O8)3(Cl2,CO3,SO4)Tectosilicate
NaAlSi3O8Tectosilicate
NaAlSi2O6Inosilicate
Mg3Al2Si3O12Nesosilicate
Ca2AlAl2O(SiO4)(Si2O7)(OH)Sorosilicate
CaAl2Si2O8Tectosilicate
Ca2(Fe3+,Al)Al2O(SiO4)(Si2O7)(OH)Sorosilicate
Al2Si2O5(OH)4Phyllosilicate
CaAl2Si4O12.6H2OTectosilicate
Na8Al6Si6O24Cl2Tectosilicate
MnSiO3Inosilicate
Al2SiO4(F,OH)2Nesosilicate
LiAlSi2O6Inosilicate
KAlSi2O6Tectosilicate
LiAlSi4O10Tectosilicate
Na2Mg3Al2Si8O22(OH)2Inosilicate
NaAlSi2O6.H2OTectosilicate
CaFeSi2O6Inosilicate
(Na,K)AlSi3O8Tectosilicate
CaMgSi2O6Inosilicate
ZrSiO4Nesosilicate
Ca3Al2Si3O12Nesosilicate
Fe3Al2Si3O12Nesosilicate
Al2Si4O10(OH)2Phyllosilicate

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