Definitions for essoniteˈɛs əˌnaɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

es•so•niteˈɛs əˌnaɪt(n.)

  1. a variety of grossularite garnet.

    Category: Mineralogy

Origin of essonite:

1810–20; < F < Gk hḗssōn less, inferior + F -ite -ite1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cinnamon stone, essonite, hessonite(noun)

    a garnet ranging in color from yellow to brown

Webster Dictionary

  1. Essonite(noun)

    cinnamon stone, a variety of garnet. See Garnet

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