diamond dust


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Noun1.diamond dust - small crystals of icediamond dust - small crystals of ice    
downfall, precipitation - the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)
H2O, water - binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent
crystal - a solid formed by the solidification of a chemical and having a highly regular atomic structure
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The great cloud-barred disk of the sun stood just above a limitless expanse of tossing white-caps--so to speak--a billowy chaos of massy mountain domes and peaks draped in imperishable snow, and flooded with an opaline glory of changing and dissolving splendors, while through rifts in a black cloud-bank above the sun, radiating lances of diamond dust shot to the zenith.
In the non-competitive sections, Marwan Hamed's Diamond Dust is screened in the Arabian Nights section.
In the non-competitive sections, '' Turab el Mass'' (Diamond Dust) will be secreened in Arabian Nights section.
Particularly her novel Maldito amor, translated as Sweet Diamond Dust, denounces the official discourse of lo americano as mestizo for four reasons: it perpetuates the liberal myth of racial democracy, it idealizes the Spanish colonial past, it consecrates Spanish as a national language, and it bolsters the cult of la gran familia, which is the Puerto Rican way of accepting Marti's conviction that there is no racial animosity in the Caribbean because the nation is color blind.
WARHOL'S PORTRAIT OF GARBO PLAYING THE DANCER AND SPY MATA HARI - PRICED AT PS68,000 - IS SCREEN PRINTED IN COLOUR WITH DIAMOND DUST AND REMAINS A FAVOURITE WITH COLLECTORS WORLDWIDE.
The 45 th Egyptian Cinema Film Association Festival announced that Ahmad Al Morsy has won the Best Cinematography Award for his film Diamond Dust, marking his 4 th win of the same award throughout his career, during which he gained 13 local and international awards.
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HHHH H | Sanctuary Spa Diamond Dust Refining Scrub Mask PS12, Boots Using purifying French rose clay this promises to give skin and pores an intensive clean.
As my wife and I took a walk through this sparkling scene, it looked as if diamond dust had been sprinkled across the landscape.
New facial treatments will also be introduced, including 'pure gold'm and 'diamond dust, collagen and diamond lift'.
Eye Pigment in Supermodel Sheen, PS4.99, from Superdrug Laura Geller Baked Gelato Swirl in Diamond Dust, PS21, from qvcuk.com TOP TIP: Shimmery eyeshadows always look great swatched on the back of your hand but that's not where you actually wear them, right?