Omphacite

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Omphacite om′fa-sīt a grass-green granular variety of pyroxene, one of the constituents of eclogite
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Usage

In literature:

With omphacite and smaragdite, garnet forms the peculiar rock called eclogite.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 4" by Various
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