from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Bizet, Alexandre César Léopold Known as "Georges.” 1838-1875. French composer known especially for his opera Carmen (1875).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The upper faceted portion of a brilliant-cut diamond, which projects from the setting and occupies the zone between the girdle and the table. See brilliant, n.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The upper part of a brilliant between the table and the girdle in a full brilliant having 32 facets, and supposed to occupy one third of the depth of the gem.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. French composer best known for his operas (1838-1875)
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