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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The green color of a certain gem; A transparent piece that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem; A green transparent form of beryl.

Usage examples (20)
  • The name emerald describes the colour of the stone.
  • I think she stole the idea of emerald earrings from Megan Fox.
  • This is what's left of the ancient city of Bam, once known as the emerald of the east.
  • The emerald is a green variety of beryl and is composed of silicate of alumina and glucina. for more
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