from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A precious or semiprecious stone that may be used as a jewel when cut and polished.
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- n. a gem, usually made of minerals.
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- n. a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry
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