old-mine

adjective

Definition of old-mine

: having a deep crown and cut in an obsolete style that gives it less sparkle than the modern brilliant used of a diamond a Victorian diamond necklace with thirty-eight old-mine diamondsNew York Herald Tribune

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“Old-mine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/old-mine. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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