moss agate definition

  • noun:
    • a variety of agate, containing brown, black colored, or green mosslike or dendritic markings, because of to some extent to oxide of manganese. Known as in addition Mocha-stone.
    • some sort of agate containing brown or black colored moss-like dendritic forms, because of the oxids of manganese or iron distributed through mass. Also referred to as dendrachate.
    • an agate resembling moss with brown, black colored, or green markings

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