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Synonyms for almandine

a purple variety of the ruby spinel

a deep red garnet consisting of iron aluminum silicate


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Additionally, the high-density of almandine garnet is an advantage in the water-filtration market.
Potential eclogite indicator minerals identified by this survey include: corundum, almandine garnet and clinopyroxene.
When the garnet processing line is in full production, this secondary line will produce 400,000 to 500,000 tonnes of crushed ore containing an average of 27% per tonne of high grade almandine garnet bringing total plant production to 85% of its capacity.
Last year Europa Resources purchased (in Ukraine) direct and indirect control of a world-class open-pit mine containing over 15 million metric tonnes of high-grade almandine garnet.
VSE: SRK VSE: EIR ) In February 1995, the venture announced production plans for an abundant, high-grade almandine garnet deposit located in Street Twp.