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Ginn’s hands rank just below topaz on the Mohs scale of mineral hardness, but the dude can flat-out fly.
He was particularly noted for his imaginative and unusual color combinations — amethyst and coral, amber and turquoise, sapphire and topaz.
TOPAZ is an acronym for Thermionic Experiment with Conversion in Active Zone.
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Origin and Etymology of topaz
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
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