girosol

girosol

[jir-uh-sawl, -sohl, -sol]
noun
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girasol, girosol or girasole (ˈdʒɪrəˌsɒl, -ˌsəʊl, ˈdʒɪrəˌsɒl, -ˌsəʊl, ˈdʒɪrəˌsɒl, -ˌsəʊl)
 
n
a type of opal that has a red or pink glow in bright light; fire opal
 
[C16: from Italian, from girare to revolve (see gyrate) + sole the sun, from Latin sōl]
 
girosol, girosol or girasole
 
n
 
[C16: from Italian, from girare to revolve (see gyrate) + sole the sun, from Latin sōl]
 
girasole, girosol or girasole
 
n
 
[C16: from Italian, from girare to revolve (see gyrate) + sole the sun, from Latin sōl]

girosol (ˈdʒɪrəˌsɒl, -ˌsəʊl)
 
n
a variant spelling of girasol

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