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am·e·thyst

amethyst

 
pronunciation:
ae mh thihst
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part of speech: noun
definition: a purple gem used in jewelry. Amethyst is a kind of quartz.
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derivation: amethystine (adj.)
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  jewelry, rock, stone
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