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kalsedonya : chalcedony (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: calcedonia: chalcedony ]

Derivatives of kalsedonya

n. (substance)1. calcedony, chalcedonya milky or greyish translucent to transparent quartz.
~ quartza hard glossy mineral consisting of silicon dioxide in crystal form; present in most rocks (especially sandstone and granite); yellow sand is quartz with iron oxide impurities.
~ agatean impure form of quartz consisting of banded chalcedony; used as a gemstone and for making mortars and pestles.
~ bloodstone, heliotropegreen chalcedony with red spots that resemble blood.
~ carnelian, corneliana translucent red or orange variety of chalcedony.
~ chrysoprasea green variety of chalcedony valued as a gemstone.
~ onyxa chalcedony with alternating black and white bands; used in making cameos.
~ plasmaa green slightly translucent variety of chalcedony used as a gemstone.
~ sard, sardius, sardinea deep orange-red variety of chalcedony.
~ transparent gema gemstone having the property of transmitting light without serious diffusion.