colophonite

noun

col·​o·​pho·​nite
ˈkäləfəˌnīt,
kəˈläf-
plural -s
: a coarse garnet of the variety andradite

Word History

Etymology

German kolophonit, from kolophonium colophony + -it -ite

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“Colophonite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/colophonite. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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