cinnamon stone

noun Mineralogy.

Origin of cinnamon stone

First recorded in 1795–1805 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for cinnamon stone

  • I do: it is a very remarkable specimen of cinnamon-stone, and I must procure some of it if possible.

    The King's Own|Captain Frederick Marryat

British Dictionary definitions for cinnamon stone

cinnamon stone


another name for hessonite
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