vesuvianite

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vesuvianite

[və′sü·vē·ə‚nīt]
(mineralogy)
Ca10Mg2 Al4(SiO4)5(Si2O7)2(OH)4 A brown, yellow, or green mineral found in contact-metamorphosed limestones. Also known as idocrase; vesuvian.