cymophane

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From Ancient Greek κῡμ- (kūm-), the short stem of κῦμα (kûma, wave) + -ϕανης (-ϕanēs, -showing).

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cymophane (countable and uncountable, plural cymophanes)

  1. (mineralogy) A translucent yellowish chatoyant chrysoberyl.

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cymophane f (plural cymophanes)

  1. (mineralogy) cymophane

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