Dictionary

rubellite

rubellite

noun ru·bel·lite \rü-ˈbe-ˌlīt, ˈrü-bə-ˌlīt\

Definition of RUBELLITE

:  a red tourmaline used as a gem

Origin of RUBELLITE

Latin rubellus
First Known Use: circa 1796

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: RubenesquePrevious Word in the Dictionary: rubellaAll Words Near: rubellite
March 01, 2015
macaroni Hear it
Tube-shaped pasta or a fop or dandy
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears