Peristerite

Pe·ris'ter·ite noun [ Greek ... a pigeon.] (Min.) A variety of albite, whitish and slightly iridescent like a pigeon's neck.
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peristerite

<chemical> A variety of albite, whitish and slightly iridescent like a pigeon's neck. ... Origin: Gr. A pigeon. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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Peristerite

• (n.) A variety of albite, whitish and slightly iridescent like a pigeon`s neck.
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peristerite

iridescent gemstone in the plagioclase (q.v.) series of feldspar minerals. The name (from Greek peristera, `pigeon`) refers to the resemblance of ... [1 related articles]
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peristerite

peristerite In chemistry: A variety of albite, whitish and slightly iridescent like a pigeon's neck.
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