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Matura diamond

or Matara diamond

[mah-ter-uh, mat-er-uh] /ˈmɑ tər ə, ˈmæt ər ə/
noun, Jewelry.
1.
a zircon heat-treated to render it colorless: not a true diamond.
Origin of Matura diamond
1875-1880
1875-80; after Matura, town in Sri Lanka
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