grossularite

noun
gros·​su·​la·​rite | \ ˈgräs-yə-lə-ˌrīt How to pronounce grossularite (audio) \

Definition of grossularite

First Known Use of grossularite

circa 1847, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for grossularite

German Grossularit, from New Latin Grossularia

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“Grossularite.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grossularite. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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