tigereye

noun
ti·ger·eye | \ˈtī-gər-ˌī \
variants: or tiger's-eye \ˈtī-gərz-ˌī \

Definition of tigereye 

: a usually yellowish to brown chatoyant stone that consists of silicified crocidolite and is much used for ornament

First Known Use of tigereye

1888, in the meaning defined above

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