How to use cinnamon stone in a sentence
If calcium be united with these two the variety of garnet known as grossularite, or essonite, or cinnamon stone, is produced.
Certain stones, notably the peridot (or chrysolite) and the hessonite (or cinnamon stone), have an oily luster.
Brown garnet (hessonite or cinnamon stone), sometimes wrongly called hyacinth in the trade, is of a deep reddish-brown color.
It is deep in shade, less red than cinnamon stone, and with marked dichroism, which both brown diamond and brown garnet lack.
Hessonite garnet, the cinnamon stone or "hyacinth" (incorrect) of the trade, comes mainly from Ceylon.
British Dictionary definitions for cinnamon stone
another name for hessonite
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