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peridot

peridot †chrysolite XIV; the variety called olivine XVII. ME. peritot — OF. peritot (mod. -dot), of which there are several vars.; of unkn. orig.

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peridot

peridot Gem variety of transparent green olivine, a silicate mineral. Large crystals are found on St John's Island in the Red Sea and in Burma (Myanmar).

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peridot

per·i·dot / ˈperiˌdät/ • n. a green semiprecious variety of olivine.

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peridot

peridotallot, begot, Bernadotte, blot, bot, capot, clot, cocotte, cot, culotte, dot, forgot, garrotte (US garrote), gavotte, got, grot, hot, jot, knot, lot, Mayotte, motte, not, Ott, outshot, plot, pot, rot, sans-culotte, Scot, Scott, shallot, shot, slot, snot, sot, spot, squat, stot, swat, swot, tot, trot, twat, undershot, Wat, Watt, what, wot, yacht •robot • hotshot • peridot • microdot •Wyandot • polka dot • fylfot • mascot •Caldecott • carrycot • apricot •boycott • dovecote • sandlot • melilot •polyglot • Camelot • ocelot •monoglot • sub-plot • Lancelot •cachalot • counterplot • Wilmot •guillemot • motmot • bergamot

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