1. amphibole

noun. ['ˈæmfɪˌboʊl'] a mineral or mineral variety belonging to the amphibole group.


  • mineral
  • nephrite
  • hornblende
  • amphibolite
  • amphibole group
  • asbestos
  • anthophyllite

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Example sentences of the word amphibole

1. Noun, singular or mass
Smaller amounts of olivine and amphibole may also be found within gabbro.

2. Adjective
Other minerals that may be present in a piece of granite include amphibole and muscovite.