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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/ringPrecious and semi-precious stonesTypes of rock [U] (also emerald green) a bright green colourLess common coloursCommon colours emerald     /ˈem.ə.rəld/ adjective (also emerald green) emerald eyesLess common coloursCommon colours
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