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- n. Baltic amber
- n. A garnet of an amber colour.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Amber.
- n. A garnet of an amber color.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An amber-colored variety of lime-garnet.
- n. A name given to amber.
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Another important variety is the "succinite," which gets up well and is a favourite with jewellers because of its beautiful, amber-like colour, without possessing any of the drawbacks of amber.