Chlorophane


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Chlo´ro`phane


n.1.(Min.) A variety of fluor spar, which, when heated, gives a beautiful emerald green light.
2.(Physiol.) The yellowish green pigment in the inner segment of the cones of the retina. See Chromophane.
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