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Definition of ceylonite

ceylonite
Ceylanite Cey"lan*ite, n. [F., fr. Ceylan Ceylon.] (Min.) A dingy blue, or grayish black, variety of spinel. It is also called pleonaste. [Written also ceylonite.]

Meaning of ceylonite from wikipedia

- Ceylonite (first cited 1793) and pleonaste (first cited 1801) are dingy blue or grey to black varieties of spinel. Ceylonite, named for the island of Ceylon...
- portal Black Prince's Ruby, part of the Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom Ceylonite The Samarian Spinel, the largest known spinel in the world, part of the...
- creating the British Cemetery there. HMT Kingston Ceylonite The next warship sunk was the Kingston Ceylonite, another British naval trawler serving in American...
- mimetite) Carnelian (variety of quartz) Cementite (synthetic cohenite) Ceylonite (variety of spinel) Chalcedony (cryptocrystalline variety of quartz) Chiastolite...
- Smithsonite Sodalite Hackmanite (var.) Sperrylite Spessartite Spinel Ceylonite (var.) Spodumene Hiddenite (var.) Kunzite (var.) Triphane (var.) Stichtite...
- HMT Cevic 1943 Fuel carrier, water carrier, returned August 1944 HMT Ceylonite April 1940 Minesweeper, returned 1946 HMT Chalcedony August 1939 Auxiliary...
- ironclad warship that was sunk as a target in Rappahannock River. Kingston Ceylonite Torpedoed. La Galga 1750 Sank in a tropical cyclone; Spain claimed ownership...
- Uboat. 16 February 2011. "HMS Kingston Ceylonite (FY 214)". Uboat. Retrieved 16 April 2012. "HMS Kingston Ceylonite (FY214) (+1942)". Wrecksite. Retrieved...
- Loaned to USN 1919, sold 1922 Thomas Buckley (FY3607) Cook, Welton & Gemmell 7 July 1917 December 1917 Loaned to USN 1919, sold 1922 Ceylonite (FY1853)...
- 1942 HMS Stella Capella  Royal Navy 507 Sunk 15 June 1942 HMS Kingston Ceylonite  Royal Navy 448 Sunk (mine) 15 June 1942 USS Bainbridge  United States...
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