rhodolite

rhodolite

[rohd-l-ahyt]
noun
a rose or reddish-violet garnet, similar to pyrope, used as a gem.

Origin:
1895–1900; rhodo- + -lite

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rhodolite (ˈrɒdəˌlaɪt)
 
n
a pale violet or red variety of garnet, used as a gemstone

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