Definition of Almandine. Meaning of Almandine. Synonyms of Almandine

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Definition of Almandine

Almandine
Almandine Al"man*dine, n. [LL. almandina, alamandina, for L. alabandina a precious stone, named after Alabanda, a town in Caria, where it was first and chiefly found: cf. F. almandine.] (Min.) The common red variety of garnet.

Meaning of Almandine from wikipedia

- Almandine (/ˈælməndɪn/), also known as almandite, is a species of mineral belonging to the garnet group. The name is a corruption of alabandicus, which...
- but differ in chemical composition. The different species are pyrope, almandine, spessartine, grossular (varieties of which are hessonite or cinnamon-stone...
- solid solution series with almandine and spessartine, which are collectively known as the pyralspite garnets (pyrope, almandine, spessartine). Iron and manganese...
- potato Amandine (band), a Swedish musical band Amandine (given name) Almandine, a type of garnet All pages with titles beginning with Amandine Amandin...
- hat, found in Huster.. Fibule mérovingienne in the shape of a fish in almandine wafers, and silver leaf (vie siècle apr. J.-C.), found at Bülach (Suisse)...
- group, and iron-garnet group. The minerals in aluminium-garnet group are almandine, grossularite, pyrope, and spessartine. The mineral in Iron-garnet group...
- with a trace-mineral ****emblage of magnesian ilmenite, chromium pyrope, almandine-pyrope, chromium diopside (in some cases subcalcic), phlogopite, enstatite...
- orange garnet, that are of a mixture within the pyralspite series pyrope, almandine, and spessartine with a little calcium. The name Malaia is translated...
- region. Spessartine forms a solid solution series with the garnet species almandine. Well-formed crystals from this series, varying in color from very dark-red...
- The fresh rock can be striking in appearance, with red to pink garnet (almandine-pyrope) in a green matrix of sodium-rich pyroxene (omphacite). Accessory...
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