Muscovy glass

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Mus´co`vy glass`

1.Mica; muscovite. See Mica.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Muscovite is the most common form and its name is derived from "Muscovy Glass", which describes thick sheets of transparent Mica that were once used as a glass substitute in Russia.
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