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gemology

noun gem·ol·o·gy \-jē\

Definition of gemology

  1. :  the science of gems

gemological play \ˌje-mə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective


Variants of gemology

or gemmology play \-jē\

Origin of gemology

Latin gemma gem


First Known Use: 1811


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