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euphotide


euphotide


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Euphotide  \Eu"pho*tide\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  well  +  ?,  ?,  light.  So  called 
  because  of  its  pleasing  combination  of  white  and  green.] 
  (Min.) 
  A  rock  occurring  in  the  Alps,  consisting  of  saussurite  and 
  smaragdite;  --  sometimes  called  gabbro.