euphotide

Euphotide

Eu"pho*tide\, n. [Gr. ? well + ?, ?, light. So called because of its pleasing combination of white and green.] (Min.) A rock occurring in the Alps, consisting of saussurite and smaragdite; -- sometimes called gabbro.
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