Definitions

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  • n. A stone with spangles of gold color in it.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A stone with spangles of gold color in it.

Etymologies

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Latin, from Greek; sand + chryso`s gold.

Examples

  • Nearly everything was glass in the frontage of this fairy mart, and its contents glittered like the hammochrysos stone.

    The Hand of Ethelberta

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