rhodolite
noun Date: 1897 a pink or purple garnet used as a gem

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rhodolite — [rō′də līt΄] n. [ RHODO + LITE] a pink or rose red variety of garnet, often used as a gem …   English World dictionary

  • Rhodolite — Infobox mineral name = Rhodolite category = Pyrope variety boxwidth = boxbgcolor = imagesize = 200px caption = formula = (Mg,Fe)3Al2(SiO4)3 molweight = color = light to dark purplish red through reddish purple habit = system = cubic twinning =… …   Wikipedia

  • rhodolite — /rohd l uyt /, n. a rose or reddish violet garnet, similar to pyrope, used as a gem. [1895 1900; RHODO + LITE] * * *       pink or rose red variety of pyrope (q.v.), a garnet mineral. * * * …   Universalium

  • rhodolite — noun A purplish red garnet …   Wiktionary

  • rhodolite — rho·do·lite …   English syllables

  • rhodolite — rho•do•lite [[t]ˈroʊd lˌaɪt[/t]] n. a rose or reddish violet garnet, used as a gem …   From formal English to slang

  • rhodolite — /ˈrɒdəlaɪt/ (say roduhluyt) noun a rose red variety of pyrope garnet, with a brilliant lustre, sometimes used as a gem …   Australian English dictionary

  • rhodolite — noun a red or pink variety of garnet used as a gemstone • Hypernyms: ↑garnet …   Useful english dictionary

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