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1. peridot

noun. ['ˈpɛrɪdɔt, ˈpɛrɪdoʊ'] a pale green variety of chrysolite; used as a gemstone.

Synonyms

  • transparent gem

Etymology

  • peridou (Anglo-Norman)

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Rhymes with Peridot

  • davidow
  • placido
  • quebedeaux
  • thibedeau

How do you pronounce peridot?

Pronounce peridot as ˈpɛrɪdɔt.

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Sentences with peridot


1. Noun, singular or mass
Most peridot is found in layers of volcanic ash or molten rock.

2. Adjective
Olivine and peridot range from green to yellow green.

3. Noun, plural
Serpentine and peridot have a greasy surface.

4. Verb, past participle
Brazil, Hawaii, Greece and Myanmar all have peridot deposits.

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