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Tourmaline is Na(Li,Al)3Al6(BO3)3Si6O18(OH)4
hardness: 7 to 7.5
tourmaline as a mineral
tourmaline cabochons, mixed colors: A B
tourmaline in jewelry
pink tourmaline pendant: A*
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