Definition of moonstone in English:

moonstone

Syllabification: moon·stone
Pronunciation: /ˈmo͞onˌstōn
 
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noun

  • A pearly white semiprecious stone consisting of alkali feldspar.
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    • And don't miss this place, where you can not only buy sapphires, rubies, moonstones, aquamarines and the rest, but you can also see where they are mined.
    • In their day, pieces were decorated with enamels or semi-precious stones, and the jewellery adorned by amethysts, chrysoprase and moonstones and more - chosen for their artistic merits rather than value.
    • Opals and moonstones glimmer as they dangle from her bracelets and anklets.

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