step cut

noun

Definition of step cut

: a cut for diamonds or especially colored stones forming a series of straight facets that decrease in length as they recede from the girdle and so give the appearance of steps — compare table cut

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“Step cut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/step%20cut. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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