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Spanish translation of “gem”

gem

noun /dʒem/
a precious stone especially when cut into a particular shape , eg for a ring or necklace .
gema , piedra preciosa
anything or anyone thought to be especially good
joya
This picture is the gem of my collection .
gemstone noun a precious or semi-precious stone especially before it is cut into shape .
piedra preciosa
(Definition of gem from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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