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demantoid


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Demantoid  \De*man"toid\,  n.  [G.  demant  diamond  +  -oid.]  (Min.) 
  A  yellow-green,  transparent  variety  of  garnet  found  in  the 
  Urals.  It  is  valued  as  a  gem  because  of  its  brilliancy  of 
  luster,  whence  the  name 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  demantoid 
  n  :  a  green  andradite  used  as  a  gemstone 




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