false topaz

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n false topaz a yellow quartz
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • False topaz (Min) See the Note under Quartz.
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Usage

In literature:

Quartz of yellow and brown colour is often known in trade as "false topaz," or simply "topaz.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4" by Various
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