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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A translucent quartz spangled with bits of mica or other minerals.

Usage examples (38)
  • In Dinotopia: The World Beneath, 1995, large caverns beneath the island are lit by glowing algae, "sunstone" crystals, and ferns.
  • For a "sunstone" they used a polarimeter, a device that measures polarization.
  • It was a midnight sunstone, the rarest of all gems.
  • Dor used his sunstone to verify the edge of the aisle. for more
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