Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A bright green variety of calcite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A grass-green cleavable calcite from India which derives its color from inclosed glauconite.

Etymologies

Hislop +‎ -ite after Stephen Hislop (1816-1873), a Scottish missionary in India. (Wiktionary)

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