callais

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callais

(kəˈleɪɪs)
n
1. (Minerals) a green stone found as beads and ornaments in the late Neolithic and early Bronze Age of W Europe
2. (Archaeology) a green stone found as beads and ornaments in the late Neolithic and early Bronze Age of W Europe
[C19: from Greek kallais]
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callais

A type of green stone used in Neolithic and early Bronze Age times to make ornaments and beads.
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