vorobyevite

vorobyevite

[və′rō‚bē·ə‚vīt]
(mineralogy)
A rose-red, purplish-red, or pinkish cesium-containing variety of beryl; used as a gem. Also known as morganite; rosterite; vorobievite; worobieffite.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.