cat's eye


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Noun1.cat's eye - any of various gems (as chrysoberyl or chalcedony) that reflect light when cut in a rounded shape
opaque gem - a gemstone that is opaque
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The cardinal related yesterday while playing with the king, with an air of condolence very displeasing to me, that the day before yesterday those DAMNED MUSKETEERS, those DAREDEVILS--he dwelt upon those words with an ironical tone still more displeasing to me--those BRAGGARTS, added he, glancing at me with his tiger- cat's eye, had made a riot in the Rue Ferou in a cabaret, and that a party of his Guards (I thought he was going to laugh in my face) had been forced to arrest the rioters
Fully a dozen feet in length, with the unmistakable phosphorescent cat's eye gleaming like a drowning star, I knew it for what it was, a tiger shark.
Before they could go to meet her, however, she appeared in the doorway looking like an unusually tall mummy in her waterproof, with her glasses shining like cat's eyes from the depths of the hood.
PESHAWAR -- The district administration Thursday started crackdown against cat's eye retro-reflective from Warsak road and other due to its misuse as speed breaker.
It is this presence that the title of the publication refers to as twilight, the glow in a cat's eye as darkness approaches, which the ancient Chinese believed exorcised evil spirits.
com) BE A COOL CAT THE ever-popular cat's eye style takes on a fierce new incarnation, with sharp, elongated shapes and embellished textures, giving them oodles of look-at-me appeal.
Percy Shaw's invention - the cat's eye (right) - has proved |a life-saver, but may now be phased out by the government
Glue to the outer corners of your natural lashes for a more natural, cat's eye flick.
Another posted by Rosey Parker, which appeared to show a shoe heel in a cat's eye was accompanied by the caption: "Metallic green designer sandals hardly worn size 6.
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Yale Cordage, a custom and specialty rope manufacturer, recently introduced its Cat's Eye Ultrex.
The pupil of a cat's eye can adjust from a very tiny slit to very wide, enabling them to hunt at night.