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and Africa. Syn: black diamond; carbon diamond. CF: ballas
 
and Africa. Syn: black diamond; carbon diamond. CF: ballas
 
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Cryptocrystalline diamond; compact, tough, opaque, dark-gray to black, cleavage absent; generally in rounded masses, also in angular broken fragments. Principal source is Bahia, Brazil, but also found elsewhere in South America and Africa. Syn: black diamond; carbon diamond. CF: ballas
Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms


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