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birth·stone

 (bûrth′stōn′)
n.
A gemstone associated with a particular month and customarily worn by persons born during that month.
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birthstone

(ˈbɜːθˌstəʊn)
n
(Astrology) a precious or semiprecious stone associated with a month or sign of the zodiac and thought to bring luck if worn by a person born in that month or under that sign
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birth•stone

(ˈbɜrθˌstoʊn)

n.
a precious or semiprecious stone traditionally associated with the month of one's birth.
[1905–10]
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birthstone

[ˈbɜːθstəʊn] Npiedra f natalicia
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