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cornelian


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cornelian  \Cor*nel"ian\  (k?r-n?lyan),  n.  [F.  cornaline  OF 
  corneline  fr  L.  cornu  horn.  So  called  from  its  horny 
  appearance  when  broken.  See  {Horn},  and  cf  {Carnelian}.] 
  (Min.) 
  Same  as  {Carnelian}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cornelian 
  n  :  a  translucent  red  or  orange  variety  of  chalcedony  [syn:  {carnelian}] 




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