chrysolite

noun
chrys·​o·​lite | \ ˈkri-sə-ˌlīt How to pronounce chrysolite (audio) \

Definition of chrysolite

First Known Use of chrysolite

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chrysolite

Middle English crisolite, from Anglo-French, from Latin chrysolithos, from Greek, from chrys- + -lithos -lite

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