topazolite(redirected from Topazolite garnet)
Related to Topazolite garnet: Andradite garnet
A green-yellow to yellow-brown variety of andradite, Ca3Fe2Si3O12, similar in color and transparency to topaz.
[topazo-, topaz + -lite.]
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(Minerals) a yellowish-green variety of andradite garnet
[C19: from topaz + -lite; so called because it is the same colour as some topaz]
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