Glossary of Terms

Chrysoberyl twin

Form of contact twinning in which six Chrysoberyl crystals join at the base, forming a six-pointed formation, as depicted in the figure below. See also sixling.

Sketch of Chrysoberyl Twinning

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Chrysoberyl Twin


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