cairngorm

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noun cairn·gorm \ˈkern-ˌgȯrm\

Definition of cairngorm

  1. 1 :  smoky quartz

  2. 2 :  a light-colored, usually yellowish smoky quartz that is used as a gemstone

Origin and Etymology of cairngorm

Cairngorm, mountain in Scotland


First Known Use: 1794


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