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- n. A silicate mineral, a manganese variety of fayalite that forms dark green orthorhombic crystals.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A mineral of a gray, red, brown, or green color, and glistening luster. It is a silicate of iron and manganese.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A mineral of a gray, dirty-white, brownish-green, or green color, a silicate of iron and manganese, belonging to the chrysolite group, found at Ilmenau in Thuringia and at Dannemora in Sweden.
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