Koh-i-noor

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Koh-i-noor

(ˌkəʊɪˈnʊə) ,

Kohinor

or

Kohinur

n
(Jewellery) a very large oval Indian diamond, part of the British crown jewels since 1849, weighing 108.8 carats
[C19: from Persian Kōh-i-nūr, literally: mountain of light, from kōh mountain + Arabic nūr light]
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Coerced into taking part in Mercy''s fake seances for bereaved clients, Alice meets the mysterious Lucian Tilsbury, a former associate of her father, who draws her into his dark plans involving the disposed Maharajah, Queen Victoria and the priceless Koh-i-Nor diamond.