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n. - A mineral consisting of manganese carbonate.

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  • The swordsman was excited to discover that the floor was paved not with slabs of granite or even marble, but with semiprecious stone such as rhodochrosite and lapis,...
  • One of the finest rhodochrosite specimens in the world, and one of the finest minerals overall in the world.
  • Manganese produces the pink color of rhodochrosite, (manganese carbonate).
  • The epitome of South African rhodochrosite is represented by gemmy, deep red scalenohedral crystals in solid clusters such as the beautiful 9. 5-cm example pictured here. for more
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