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  • n. A variety of zircon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as jargon.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a colorless (or pale yellow or smoky) variety of zircon


French, from Italian giargone, from Persian زر گون (zar gun, "gold-colored"). (Wiktionary)



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