spinel

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purple variety of the ruby spinel almandine
light silver-white ductile bivalent metallic element; in pure form it burns with brilliant white flame; occurs naturally only in combination (as in magnesite and dolomite and carnallite and spinel and olivine) atomic number 12 , magnesium , Mg
pale rose-colored variety of the ruby spinel balas , balas ruby
dark-colored spinel containing iron Ceylonite , pleonaste
yellow or orange variety of ruby spinel rubicelle
spinel used as a gemstone (usually dark red) ruby spinel , spinel ruby
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