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sard

[sahrd] /sɑrd/
noun
1.
a reddish-brown chalcedony, used as a gem.
Also, sardius, sardine.
Origin of sard
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < Latin sarda < Greek sárdios sardius
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sard

/sɑːd/
noun
1.
an orange, red, or brown variety of chalcedony, used as a gemstone. Formula: SiO2 Also called sardine
Word Origin
C14: from Latin sarda, from Greek sardios stone from Sardis
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