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smaragdine

[smuh-rag-din] /sməˈræg dɪn/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to emeralds.
2.
emerald-green in color.
noun
3.
Rare. smaragd.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English: smaragd < Latin smaragdīnus < Greek smarágdinos, equivalent to smáragd(os) emerald + -inos -ine1
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