uvarovite


uva·rov·ite

noun \yü-ˈvär-ə-ˌvīt, ü-\

Definition of UVAROVITE

:  an emerald green calcium-chromium garnet

Origin of UVAROVITE

German Uwarowit, from Count Sergei S. Uvarov †1855 Russian statesman
First Known Use: 1837

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: UVB
Previous Word in the Dictionary: uvanite
All Words Near: uvarovite

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up uvarovite? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).