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almandine

[′al·mən‚dēn]
(mineralogy)
Fe3 Al2(SiO4)3 A variety of garnet, deep red to brownish red, found in igneous and metamorphic rocks in many parts of world; used as a gemstone and an abrasive. Also known as almandite.
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They will have special paint finishes in either alanite green (dark green metallic) or almandine black (dark purple metallic) and will feature leather and wood trim finishes.
CATFISH ALMANDINE 2 catfish fillets 3/4 cup Miracle Whip 1/4 cup sour cream 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, graced 1/2 cup Ritz crackers, crumbled Almonds Combine Miracle Whip, sour cream, and cheese; set aside.
Dinner includes Greek salad, whiskey chicken, scalloped potatoes, green beans almandine and dessert buffet selection, cost is $39 (includes dinner and the show) - dinner only $24 as season ticket holders for Stratton are welcome to purchase the dinner only.
The garnet at Alder is the almandine variety which commands a premium price due to its superior cutting qualities and the ability for it to be recycled.
Potential eclogite indicator minerals identified by this survey include: corundum, almandine garnet and clinopyroxene.
From the attrition milling, Lakefield has polished and mounted several hundred chrome pyrope garnets, almandine garnets, ilmenites, chromites and chrome diopside indicator minerals for electro-probe analysis, which the joint venture expects to receive in the near future.
When the garnet processing line is in full production, this secondary line will produce 400,000 to 500,000 tonnes of crushed ore containing an average of 27% per tonne of high grade almandine garnet bringing total plant production to 85% of its capacity.
Last year Europa Resources purchased (in Ukraine) direct and indirect control of a world-class open-pit mine containing over 15 million metric tonnes of high-grade almandine garnet.
The claims were staked to cover a significant concentration of variable kimberlite indicator minerals consisting predominantly of high chrome pyrope garnets, calcic pyrope-almandine garnets, magnesium almandine garnets and chrome diopsides.
VSE: SRK VSE: EIR ) In February 1995, the venture announced production plans for an abundant, high-grade almandine garnet deposit located in Street Twp.
VSE:SRK) joint venturers, announce production plans for an abundant, high-grade almandine garnet deposit located in Street Twp.
In the exhibition from all over Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Chitral, Gilgit Baltistan, Quetta and other areas of the country the Gems and Jewelry business community arranged some stall in which precious stones like Ruby, Tourmaline, Peridot, Sapphire, Emerald, Aquamarine, Topaz, Zircon, Spinel, Kunzite, Tanzanite, Manganite, Pearl, Turquoise, Lapislazuli, Citrine, Opal, Coral, Agate, Amber, Malachite, Almandine Garnet, Moon Stone, Sun Stone, Blood Stone, Amethyst, Aventurine.