from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to or resembling a gooseberry: as, grossular garnet.
  • noun A variety of garnet found in Siberia: so named from its green color, resembling that of the gooseberry.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining too, or resembling, a gooseberry.
  • noun (Min.) A translucent garnet of a pale green color like that of the gooseberry; -- called also grossularite.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Grossularite.


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