from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as staurolite. Also granatite.


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  • Our driver tried without success to procure for us some of the little double crystals, intersecting each other at right angles, called "pierre de croix" — by mineralogists grenatite — found in the Coatdry, a small affluent of the Aven, washed out of the mica slaty rocks in which they abound.

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