Definitions for water sapphire

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wa′ter sap`phire(n.)

  1. a transparent variety of cordierite sometimes used as a gem.

    Category: Mineralogy, Jewelry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. water sapphire(noun)

    a deep blue cordierite often used as a gemstone


  1. water sapphire(Noun)

    A deep blue variety of iolite, sometimes used as a gem.

  2. Origin: Equivalent to saphir d'eau.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Water sapphire

    a deep blue variety of iolite, sometimes used as a gem; -- called also saphir d'eau


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