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almandine

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Noun
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al=man=dine

CIDE DICTIONARY

almandinen. [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.].
     The common red variety of garnet.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

almandine, n. a kind of garnet with a violet tint.

Etymology
F, alt. of obs. alabandine f. med.L alabandina f. Alabanda, ancient city in Asia Minor

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