Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as asteriated sapphire (see sapphire) and asteria.
  • noun A cut and polished piece of the trunk of a petrified tree-fern. See Psaronius.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Min.) Asteriated sapphire.

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  • noun mineralogy An asteriated sapphire.

Etymologies

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star +‎ stone

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