Definitions for "CHRYSOTILE"
The technical name for 'white' asbestos.
A type of asbestos that is fireproof and can be made into asbestos cloth.
Basic silicate of magnesium, one of six naturally occurring fibrous minerals forming the group called asbestos. White in color, the only mineral of the serpentine subgroup of asbestos. Constituted up to 95% of all industrial asbestos.
chrysotile - malignant pleural mesothelioma.