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Diamond is a mineral that is often used as a gemstone. It is the hardest known mineral which occurs in nature. Diamond is made of pure carbon; the chemical formula is therefore 'C'. The difference with other carbon forms is that diamond crystallizes in the cubic system. Most diamonds are slightly coloured because they contain ' impurities ' from other elements.
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