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Synonyms for gem

Synonyms for gem

someone or something considered exceptionally precious

Synonyms for gem

art highly prized for its beauty or perfection


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a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry

a person who is as brilliant and precious as a piece of jewelry

a sweet quick bread baked in a cup-shaped pan

a precious or semiprecious stone incorporated into a piece of jewelry

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This area is blessed with unlimited and heavy deposits of precious and semi-precious stones, precious and semi-precious metals, and industrial stones like Ruby, Gold, Topaz, Aquamarine, Tourmaline, Epidote, Paragasite, Zircon, Actinolite, Lead, Moonstone, Himalayan Quartz, Emerald, Marble, Granite, Feldspar, Mica, Calcite, Feldspar, Antimony, Graphite, Alum, Coal, Copper, Barite, China Clay etc".
7 billion, and precious stones, precious metals and pearls ranked third at $2.
Switzerland's main exports are precious stones, precious metals and jewel-lery, watches, machinery, pharmaceutical and chemical products.
All the standing stones, floating stones, precious stones, rocks, cliffs, crags, cliff faces, Routeburn tracks, Campsie glens and pebbled paths later - and later in the day - still as ecologically sound and full of love as the floating stones in Whanganui Bay.
This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in wholesaling jewelry, precious and semiprecious stones, precious metals and metal flatware, costume jewelry, watches, clocks, silverware, and/or jewelers findings.