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Things illite often describes (“illite ________”)
crystallinity, smectite, montmorillonite, clay, clays, transformation, formation, group, chlorite, minerals, smectites, reaction, conversion, particles, layers, cement, kaolinite, montmorillonites, transition, vermiculite, forms, ratio, series, growth, mica, soil, values, sericite, content, shale, predominates, type, mineral, indices

How illite often is described (“________ illite”)
diagenetic, pure, abundant, fibrous, discrete, more, open, minor, montmorillonite, degraded, detrital, normal, authigenic, less, little, saturated, rich, much, smectite, dioctahedral, only, crystallized, 80-150, weathered, remolded, grained, stripped, common, subordinate, intermixed, like, green, neoformed, trioctahedral, mixed, interstratified, member, higher, hairy, fine, expandable, ferric, interlayered

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