emerald

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a green transparent form of beryl

a transparent piece of emerald that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem

the green color of an emerald

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The favourites of James I wore ear-rings of emeralds set in gold filigrane.
and certainly not her emerald and diamond necklace on top of all.
In their opinion the emerald necklace alone must be worth thousands of pounds.
She was opening some ring-boxes, which disclosed a fine emerald with diamonds, and just then the sun passing beyond a cloud sent a bright gleam over the table.
I think that emerald is more beautiful than any of them.
But I'm afraid you cannot rule the Emerald City, as you used to, because we now have a beautiful Princess whom everyone loves dearly.
But I assure you, my good people, that I do not wish to rule the Emerald City," he added, earnestly.
For Ozma of Oz ruled the King of the Munchkins, the King of the Winkies, the King of the Quadlings and the King of the Gillikins just as those kings ruled their own people; and this supreme ruler of the Land of Oz lived in a great town of her own, called the Emerald City, which was in the exact center of the four kingdoms of the Land of Oz.
The Munchkin king entertained them at his palace that night, and in the morning they set out for the Emerald City, travelling over a road of yellow brick that led straight to the jewel-studded gates.
MY DEAREST MAKAR ALEXIEVITCH,--For God's sake go to the jeweller's, and tell him that, after all, he need not make the pearl and emerald earrings.
March your army at once to the Land of Oz, capture and destroy the Emerald City, and bring back to me my Magic Belt
But she left it in the Emerald City, with Ozma," declared the King.
I'm not exactly sure," said the boy; "but I believe we are headed South, and that will bring us, sooner or later, to the Emerald City.
So I'll give you a last word of advice: move on, for the sooner you do that the sooner you'll get to the Emerald City of Oz.
What I'd like," said Dorothy, "is to find some way to cross the desert to the Land of Oz and its Emerald City.