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English definition of “emerald”


noun     /ˈem.ə.rəld/
[C or U] a transparent bright green valuable stone that is often used in jewellery : a ring with a large emerald an emerald necklace / ring Precious and semi-precious stonesTypes of rock [U] (also emerald green) a bright green colour Less common coloursCommon colours emerald     /ˈem.ə.rəld/ adjective (also emerald green) emerald eyes Less common coloursCommon colours
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