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Glossary of Terms

Cubic cleavage

Type of cleavage exhibited on minerals of the isometric system that form in cube shape crystals. The cleavage is exhibited in small cubes that cleave off the main larger cube.

Galena Exhibiting Cubic Cleavage in Small Cubes Breaking Off



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