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From German Schiller (play of colours).


schiller (usually uncountable, plural schillers)

  1. (mineralogy) A bronze-like lustre observed in certain minerals, such as hypersthene, due to the presence of minute parallel inclusions.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for schiller in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)