jasponyx

noun
jas·​po·​nyx | \ˈjaspə(ˌ)niks, -ˌspäniks\
plural -es

Definition of jasponyx 

: an onyx part or all of whose layers consist of jasper

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History and Etymology for jasponyx

Latin iasponyx, from Greek, from iaspis jasper + onyx

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