Origin of chrysoberyl
Examples from the Web for chrysoberyl
Historical Examples of chrysoberyl
Some of these approach the chrysoberyl and topaz in hardness and hue.
Chrysoberyl, kris′o-ber-il, n. a mineral of various shades of greenish-yellow or gold colour.
Another important variety is that of the chrysoberyl called "cymophane."
Chrysoberyl (alexandrite and also the greenish-yellow chrysoberyl).
Passing on to the next mineral in the scale of hardness we come to chrysoberyl, which is rated as 81⁄2 on Mohs's scale.