Definition of Peridots

1. Noun. (plural of peridot) ¹



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Definition of Peridots

1. peridot [n] - See also: peridot

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Peridots

peridinins
peridium
peridiums
peridiverticulitis
peridomestic
peridomicile
peridomiciles
peridontitis
peridot
peridote
peridotes
peridotic
peridotite
peridotites
peridotitic
peridots (current term)
peridrome
peridromes
periductal
periduodenitis
peridural
peridural anaesthesia
periecian
periecians
periegeses
periegesis
periencephalitis
periendosteal
perienteric
perienteritis

Literary usage of Peridots

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1. The Gem-cutter's Craft by Leopold Claremont (1906)
"For many years it was from these old family jewels that peridots were derived to supply the still increasing demand for these gems, as there existed no ..."

2. Gems and Precious Stones of North America: A Popular Description of Their by George Frederick Kunz (1890)
"This material affords smaller gems than those coming from the Levant, and as the demand seems to be for the large peridots of the richer olive-green color, ..."

3. Shakespeare and Precious Stones by George Frederick Kunz (1916)
"The fine peridots of the Chapel of the Three Kings in Cologne Cathedral were ... Indeed the origin of the fine peridots of the Middle Ages is shrouded in ..."

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