Definition of Epidotes

1. Noun. (plural of epidote) ¹



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Definition of Epidotes

1. epidote [n] - See also: epidote

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Epidotes

epidictical
epididymectomy
epididymides
epididymite
epididymitides
epididymitis
epididymitises
epididymo-orchitis
epididymoplasty
epididymotomy
epididymovasectomy
epididymovasostomy
epidote
epidotes (current term)
epidotic
epidural
epidural abscess
epidural anaesthesia
epidural anaesthetic
epidural anesthesia
epidural block
epidural cavity
epidural haematoma
epidural injection
epidural meningitis
epidural neoplasms
epidural space
epidurally

Literary usage of Epidotes

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1. A Treatise on Metamorphism by Charles Richard Van Hise (1904)
"Probably all of these minerals form in both belts of the zone, but the development of the zeolites and the epidotes is more characteristic of the belt of ..."

2. Microscopical Physiography of the Rock-making Minerals: An Aid to the by Harry Rosenbusch (1889)
"The strong pleochroism of the Sulzbach epidotes disappears entirely in the colorless occurrences in rocks, and is faint in the light colored ones. ..."

3. Popular Science News (1902)
"Among them are Zircon crystals 3 to nearly 6 inches long, superb groups of Tyrolese epidotes, Cuprite crystals up to an inch, splendid old-time ..."

4. Geological Magazine by Henry Woodward (1905)
"In this respect it was similar to epidotes from Huntington, ... large optic axial angle, as compared with epidotes containing higher percentages of iron. ..."

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