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jaspery

[jas-puh-ree] /ˈdʒæs pə ri/
adjective
1.
containing or composed of jasper.
2.
resembling jasper.
Origin of jaspery
1825-1835
First recorded in 1825-35; jasper1 + -y1
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  • Some of the compact lime stone in the bed of the creek exhibited a striped and jaspery texture.

    The Indian in his Wigwam Henry R. Schoolcraft
  • Some of the compact limestone in the bed of the creek exhibited a striped and jaspery texture.

    The American Indians Henry R. Schoolcraft

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