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Crystal of Amazonite

EtymologyEdit

From Amazon +‎ -ite; the gem does not actually come from the Amazon, but it was confused with an unrelated green stone that does.

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NounEdit

amazonite (plural amazonites)

  1. A gem variety of microcline feldspar, varying from bright verdigris green to a bluish green.

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Further readingEdit

  • Amazonite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • amazonite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016

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amazonite f (plural amazonites)

  1. amazonite