Definition of Grossular. Meaning of Grossular. Synonyms of Grossular

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Definition of Grossular

Grossular
Grossular Gros"su*lar, a. [NL. grossularius, from Grossularia a subgenus of Ribes, including the gooseberry, fr. F. groseille. See Gooseberry.] Pertaining too, or resembling, a gooseberry; as, grossular garnet.
Grossular
Grossular Gros"su*lar, n. [See Grossular, a.] (Min.) A translucent garnet of a pale green color like that of the gooseberry; -- called also grossularite.

Meaning of Grossular from wikipedia

- Grossular is a calcium-aluminium species of the garnet group of minerals. It has the chemical formula of Ca3Al2(SiO4)3 but the calcium may, in part, be...
- composition. The different species are pyrope, almandine, spessartine, grossular (varieties of which are hessonite or cinnamon-stone and tsavorite), uvarovite...
- endmembers of the hydrogarnet family (grossular, hibschite, and katoite) depend on the degree of substitution (x): grossular: x = 0 hibschite: 0.2 < x < 1.5...
- ugrandite group alongside the other calcium-bearing garnets andradite and grossular. Uvarovite is the rarest of the common members of the garnet group, and...
- African jade is the colloquial name of Grossular Verdite, a variety of Serpentinite...
- Tsavorite or tsavolite is a variety of the garnet group species grossular, a calcium-aluminium garnet with the formula Ca3Al2Si3O12. Trace amounts of...
- paragneisses include clinopyroxene-hornblende-bearing psammites, garnet (grossular)-diopside marbles, and biotite-graphite phyllites. Near the memorial to...
- temperature (TN=11 K). Black crystals of andradite: melanite Almandine Grossular Pyrope Spessartine Tsavorite Uvarovite Geology Mineral Mineral collecting...
- Garnet(Almandine, Rhodolite, Pyrope, Demantoid, Tsavorite, Hessonite, Grossular, Spessartine) Course notes at the Department of Geological Sciences, The...
- Gratonite Greenalite Greenockite Gregoryite Greifensteinite Greigite Grossite Grossular Groutite Grunerite Guettardite Gugiaite Guilleminite Gunningite Guyanaite...
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