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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The science of precious stones

Usage examples (28)
  • He had a passion for jewelry and a knowledge of gemology.
  • He educated himself, reading voraciously on gemology, on art history and technique.
  • It is better to consult an expert in astrology and gemology to know whether the gem is suitable and of good quality.
  • Steve Reamer, whose daughter Turi had once babysat Khorii, taught gemology and metal-smithing as well as drawing and, oddly enough, symbology. for more
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