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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An aventurine with gold-colored inclusions.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as aventurin
  • n. In ceramics, an aventurin glaze containing particles which have the appearance of specks of gold.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. aventurine spangled densely with fine gold-colored particles


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