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  1. iolite(Noun)

    A name for the clear variety of cordierite.

  2. Origin: From ἴον.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Iolite(noun)

    a silicate of alumina, iron, and magnesia, having a bright blue color and vitreous luster; cordierite. It is remarkable for its dichroism, and is also called dichroite


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