landscape agate

landscape agate

[′lan‚skāp ‚ag·ət]
(mineralogy)
A type of chalcedony that is translucent and contains inclusions which give it an appearance reminiscent of familiar natural scenes. Also known as fortification agate.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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