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Almandine, al′man-dīn, n. a red transparent variety of the garnet.
In this way we are enabled to identify a jargoon or an almandine merely by looking at it.
All the almandine garnets which I have examined, and nearly all the jargoons, show these characteristic absorption spectra.
One is the variety of red garnet known as almandine, and the other is the jargoon.
It seems related to both almandine and pyrope, and shows the absorption-spectrum of almandine.