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fiorite


fiorite


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fiorite  \Fi"o*rite\,  n.  (Min.) 
  A  variety  of  opal  occuring  in  the  cavities  of  volcanic  tufa, 
  in  smooth  and  shining  globular  and  botryoidal  masses,  having 
  a  pearly  luster;  --  so  called  from  Fiora,  in  Ischia.