conflict diamond

noun

: blood diamond
Full-page newspaper advertisements detailed the measures diamond producers have taken to end the flow of conflict diamonds.Simon Robinson, Time, 27 Nov. 2006

Word History

First Known Use

2000, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of conflict diamond was in 2000

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“Conflict diamond.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conflict%20diamond. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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