Definitions for costume jewelry
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
relatively inexpensive jewelry made of nonprecious metals and often set with imitation or semiprecious stones, pearls, etc.
Origin of costume jewelry:
Costume jewelry, trinkets, fashion jewelry, junk jewelry, fake jewelry, or fallalery is jewelry manufactured as ornamentation to complement a particular fashionable costume or garment as opposed to "real" jewelry which may be regarded primarily as collectibles, keepsakes, or investments.
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