[ burth-stohn ]
/ ˈbɜrθˌstoʊn /
a precious or semiprecious stone traditionally associated with a particular month or sign of the zodiac and believed to attract good fortune.
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Example sentences from the Web for birthstone
Florence half sighed as she added, “That bracelet with my birthstone and the tiny diamonds was so attractive.”The Secret of Casa Grande|Helen Randolph
Garnet has long been the birthstone of the month of January.
British Dictionary definitions for birthstone
/ (ˈbɜːθˌstəʊn) /
a precious or semiprecious stone associated with a month or sign of the zodiac and thought to bring luck if worn by a person born in that month or under that sign
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