morganite


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mor·gan·ite

 (môr′gə-nīt′)
n.
A rosy-pink variety of beryl, valued as a semiprecious gem.

[After John Pierpont Morgan.]

morganite

(ˈmɔːɡəˌnaɪt)
n
(Minerals) a pink variety of beryl, used as a gemstone
[C20: named after John Pierpoint Morgan (1837–1913), US financier, philanthropist, and art collector]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.morganite - a kind of pink beryl used as a gemstonemorganite - a kind of pink beryl used as a gemstone
beryl - the chief source of beryllium; colored transparent varieties are valued as gems
transparent gem - a gemstone having the property of transmitting light without serious diffusion
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Ring with a morganite (approximately 5 carats) and diamonds, set in platinum (priced at USD 14,000)
Branches across Wales that were closed for at least part of yesterday included: | KFC Morganite Works, Upper Forest Way, Llansamlet, Swansea; | Christchurch Road, Baglan Bay Retail Park, Baglan, Glamorgan; | Llandeilo Road, Cross Hands, Carmarthenshire; | Trostre South Retail Park, Llanelli; | Parc Pensarn, Carmarthen; | Newport Road, Cardiff; | Excelsior Road, Cardiff; | Waun Y Pond, Ebbw Vale; | Tirfounders Fields, Aberdare; | Heol Ceinog, Barry; | Cardiff Gate M4 Services; | Newport East Retail Park; | Newport Friars Walk Shopping Centre.
The former pupil of St Joseph's Primary was born in Morriston, and had lived at Swansea's permanent traveller site behind Morganite on the Enterprise Zone.
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Adorned with pear-shaped faceted morganite and rhodolite garnet diamonds, the drop earrings exude elegance.
The Imperiale Collection presents dramatic emeralds, rubies and sapphires, while the Decadent Collection has semiprecious gems like amethyst, citrine, blue topaz, peridot, rose quartz, garnet, aquamarine, morganite, opal, turquoise and jade.
The wide-range of gemstones including sapphires from Kashmir, emeralds from Swat, rubies from the northern areas and pink topazes from Katlang, Mardan, and good quality zircon, different varieties of quartz, aquamarine, tourmaline, sphene, spinel, zoisite apatite, epidote, morganite, garnet, scapolite, clino zoisite, xenotime, bastnaesite, peridot, nephrite, serpentine, red agate, diopside, pargasite, amethyst, scheelite, pollucite, chrome diopside and kunzite are found in mountainous belt from South Waziristan to Chitral, makes the country significant in the mineral world.
TYING in with the Pantone colour of this year's rose quartz trend, jewellers Beaverbrooks has launched a pretty synthetic morganite collection.
TYING in with the Pantone colour of the year rose quartz trend, jewellers Beaverbrooks has launched a pretty synthetic morganite collection working the pink gemstone trend.
For a truly outstanding gift, indulge in a gemstone and diamond cocktail ring sporting such gorgeous stones as a sapphire, emerald, aquamarine or morganite.
The wide-range of gemstones including sapphires from Kashmir, emeralds from Swat, rubies from the northern areas and pink topazes from Katlang, Mardan, and good quality zircon, different varieties of quartz, aquamarine, tourmaline, sphene, spinel, zoisite apatite, epidote, morganite, garnet, scapolite, clino zoisite, xenotime, bastnaesite, peridot, nephrite, serpentine, agate, diopside, pargasite, amethyst, scheelite, pollucite, chrome diopside and kunzite are found in mountainous belt from South Waziristan to Chitral, makes the country significant in the mineral world.
Internet and cable sales channels have played their part by promoting lower-cost jewellery using lesser-known stones such as iolite, morganite, chrome diopside, heliodor and kunzite to a wider market.