hairstone

noun

Definition of hairstone

: quartz thickly penetrated with hairlike crystals of rutile, actinolite, or other mineral

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History and Etymology for hairstone

probably translation of German haarstein

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“Hairstone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hairstone. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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