Definition of Chalcedonies

1. Noun. (plural of chalcedony) ¹



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Definition of Chalcedonies

1. chalcedony [n] - See also: chalcedony

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chalcedonies

chalans
chalasia
chalastic
chalaza
chalazae
chalazal
chalazas
chalaze
chalazes
chalazia
chalaziferous
chalazion
chalazions
chalcanthite
chalcedonic
chalcedonies (current term)
chalcedony
chalcid
chalcid fly
chalcid wasp
chalcidfly
chalcidology
chalcids
chalcis fly
chalco-
chalcoalumite
chalcocite
chalcocites
chalcocyanite
chalcogen

Literary usage of Chalcedonies

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1. Glasgow Mechanics' Magazine, and Annals of Philosophy. (1826)
"... and chalcedonies, agates and • No : the inhabitants of those places which are situated in the neighbourhood of subterranean forests, ..."

2. The Travels of Marco Polo, the Venetian: The Translation of Marsden Revised by Marco Polo (1854)
"OF THE PROVINCE OF PETN—OP THE chalcedonies AND JASPER ... Through this flows a river, and in its bed are found many of those stones called chalcedonies and ..."

3. Travels Through Italy: In the Years 1771 and 1772 by Johann Jakob Ferber (1776)
"The Vicentine chalcedonies, found in volcanic-tufo, contain now and then ... middle drops of the water which produced them; and the Iceland-chalcedonies ..."

4. The Mines of Colorado by Ovando James Hollister (1867)
"Above it are beds of trap; and where this has disintegrated, chalcedonies and agates are found; principally moss agates, as they are called, but which are ..."

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