precious stone Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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precious stonenoun [C]

uk   us   (US also precious gem)
a ​valuablestone that is used in ​jewellery: The ​crown, ​decorated with ​diamonds and other ​preciousstones, was ​exhibited in a ​specialcase.
(Definition of precious stone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “precious stone”
in Chinese (Simplified) 宝石…
in Chinese (Traditional) 寶石…
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