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Almandine, al′man-dīn, n. a red transparent variety of the garnet.
After quartz come corundum (Oriental amethyst), spinel (almandine spinel), garnet (almandine), and spodumene (variety kunzite).
Almandine garnets also show no dichroism and lack variety of color.
The so-called almandine garnets of the jeweler are frequently of the almandite class and tend to purplish red.
Almandite garnet, the "almandine" of the jeweler is less abundant than pyrope, when of gem quality.