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fairy stone

noun
1.
a fossil or other oddly shaped stone or crystal.
2.
a stone arrowhead.
3.
a megalith or other stone monument of ancient origin.
Origin of fairy stone
1785-1795
First recorded in 1785-95
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  • On fairy stone Mountain and in the streams at its base are found tiny stones shaped like crosses.

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  • No wonder that the people of the district gave this altar the name of the "fairy stone."

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