Sapphirine meaning

săfə-rīn, -rēn, sə-fīrĭn
Of or resembling sapphire.
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A rare light blue or green aluminum-magnesium silicate mineral.
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Of or like sapphire.
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A rare, blue or green, very hard, monoclinic mineral, (Mg,Al)8(Al,Si)6O20, found in some metamorphic rocks.
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(mineralogy) A rare silicate of magnesium and aluminium (with iron as a major impurity), named for its sapphirelike colour.
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Of, pertaining to, or resembling sapphire.
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