Dolomite is not used for/as __________ A. Flux B. Refractory

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Dolomite is not used for/as __________

A. Flux

B. Refractory material

C. Source in special cements

D. Precious gemstones

The question was posed to me in exam.

The doubt is from Mineral Resources of India in section Economic Mineral Deposits of Engineering Geology

Correct answer is D. Precious gemstones

The explanation is: Dolomite is carbonate rock of wide occurrence in India and elsewhere and also with wide applications as a flux in metallurgy, as a refractory material and as source material in special cement.