birthstone

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noun birth·stone \ ˈbərth-ˌstōn \

Definition of birthstone

:a gemstone associated symbolically with the month of one's birth

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First Known Use of birthstone

1874


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birthstone

noun birth·stone \ ˈbərth-ˌstōn \

Definition of birthstone for Students

:a gemstone associated with the month of a person's birth

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