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aquamarine

noun aqua·ma·rine \ˌä-kwə-mə-ˈrēn, ˌa-\

: a pale greenish-blue stone that is used in jewelry

: a pale greenish-blue color that is more blue than aqua

Full Definition of AQUAMARINE

1
:  a transparent blue, blue-green, or green variety of beryl used as a gem
2
:  a pale blue to light greenish blue

Origin of AQUAMARINE

New Latin aqua marina, from Latin, sea water
First Known Use: 1677
AQUAMARINE Defined for Kids

aquamarine

noun aqua·ma·rine \ˌä-kwə-mə-ˈrēn, ˌa-\

Definition of AQUAMARINE for Kids

:  a transparent gem that is blue, blue-green, or green

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