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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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Generally almandine and grossularite are only used for manufacture of abrasives such as garnet paper.
The silver brooch in the picture is set with an almandine garnet cut en cabochon.
Among his food requests are roast pork tenderloin, sauteed green beans almandine and even Grey Poupon.
Six recipe categories include Classics, such as Trout Almandine and Fish and Chips; Simple Suppers "that can be prepared in just a few minutes without a lot of fuss," including Broiled Red Snapper with Rosemary, as well as Roast Sea Bass with Shiitake Mushrooms and Baby Corn; and recipes for Special Occasions: On the Grill, Hearty Dishes, and Shellfish.
zoned, helicitic, calcium-rich almandine garnets from the Hyde School Marginal Mylonite of the Adirondack Lowlands and to date (U-Pb) monazite inclusions in the cores and rims to verify the hypothesis that there were two episodes of garnet growth, currently based upon textural observations, chemical zoning, and geothermometry.
The SL designs, Alanite and Almandine, boast higher levels of standard equipment than the current high-spec SL sports car.
These mineral species described are: Hornblende, Epidote, Piemontite, Chabazite, Prehnite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite, Clinozoisite, Dravite var Tourmaline, Chlorite, Garnet var Almandine, Sulphur (as free crystals), Calcite, Kaolinite, Hyalite Opal.
Sweetbreads, escargots, trout almandine, beef stroganoff, sauerbraten and tournedos of beef gave way to Italian seafood around 1973.
Accompaniments include French baguettes, red beans and rice and green bean Almandine.
I would love to have the recipe for the catfish almandine.
Quartz Silver is a very bright, crisp colour while Almandine Black, with its aubergine tones, gives a darker, rich look.
Menu consists of garden salad, beef kebabs on rice pilaf, green beans almandine, cheesecake with strawberry drizzle, coffee and tea.
Compositionally, the garnets are intermediate between almandine and pyrope, possibly the variety known as rhodolite; exact definition awaits gemological confirmation.